Julia Pileggi

Julia Pileggi is a published writer, spoken word poet, theatre artist, and educator. Dedicated to sharing vulnerability, Julia gives voice to themes of self-worth, relationships, family, and (more often than intended) food. She has toured her poetry throughout Canada, placed in the top 10 at the 2017 Canadian Individual Poetry Slam, and is a member of the 2017 Van Slam team. In 2016 she competed on the Van Slam team at the National Poetry Slam, and on team Slamapalooza at The Canadian Festival Of Spoken Word. Julia is one half of the six year long writing project www.thesefiveminutes.com, through which she hosts readings, writing groups, and writer’s workouts.