I am a Brazilian-Canadian writer, literary arts educator,
and education program designer dedicated to using the tools
of creative writing as a catalyst for social change and climate action.
"Alyssa exudes warmth and excitement as an educator. Alongside the students she learns with and from, she generates a safe container for imagination to flow. She makes poetry more accessible, and for that reason, everyone leaves feeling a little bit more curious."
—Heather Prost, Head Facilitator & Regional Lead Western "Canada" at DAREarts
In Public Spaces
A Creative Place-Making Project
highlighting the stories of senior Punjabi women living in Sunset neighbourhood (Vancouver, BC)
Coming June, 2021
A Poetic Landscape
A reflective and participatory poetry installation at Library Park (UBC) as part of BC Culture Days
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