Dia Davina

Dia Davina is an arts educator and poet. They have performed at festivals, schools and literary events across Canada, including placing 4th in the 2014 Canadian Individual Poetry Slam Championships. Dia has worked as an arts educator for years, as an ArtStarts Artist in the Classroom, a mentor for the YoungStarters program, and currently as an ArtStarts Artist on Tour. Through poetry and youth work, Dia focuses on the exploration of identity through art and creating safer spaces for queer and trans youth, including working with Out in Schools.