Janice Jo Lee
Janice Jo Lee (she/they) is a contemporary folk musician, spoken word poet, bouffon-clown, activist, and educator living in Toronto, Ontario. She performs with her guitar, trumpet and loop pedal. She is a queer, 2nd generation settler of Korean descent. Lee’s artwork explores gender empowerment, workers rights, antiracism, climate change, and community. This year she releases her long anticipated song cycle album titled Ancestor Song. Lee is the founding artistic director of the Kitchener-Waterloo Poetry Slam and has featured at slams across Canada.