Poet and activist inspiring social change through his performances and coaching
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
Gabriel Ramirez is a Queer Afro-Latinx poet, activist and teaching artist. Gabriel’s powerful writing and performance aim to bring awareness to mental health, Afro-Latinidad, self-care, and social change. Through coaching, workshops, and performances, Gabriel is dedicated to working with young people to inspire the next generation of writers and poets. His electrifying work has been featured in numerous anthologies and publications around the world.
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