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Poets Corner: Alex Dang

  • Carl A Fields Center, Room 105 (map)

Alex Dang started performing slam poetry at seventeen and hasn't slowed down since. Combining a firework performance style and intimate writing, Alex has earned his way to becoming the Eugene Poetry Grand Slam Champion in 2014 and 2015. He has been a TEDx speaker for both University of Oregon and Reno, Nevada, and his chapbook, 'You Can Do Better,' is published through Where Are You Press. His work has been featured on Huffington Post, UpWorthy, and Everyday Feminism and has been viewed over 1.5 million times on YouTube. Alex has performed in over 35 cities, 20 states, and is a world renowned burger expert.