Jeremy Loveday is a Canadian performance poet, public speaker and Victoria City Councillor.
His poetry has sparked international debate and earned him a global following. He speaks his truth powerfully on topics such as gender violence, social and environmental justice, love, manhood and leadership. He believes vulnerability is a sign of strength and that together, we can make this world a better place.
His work has been featured on Upworthy, Huffington Post, CBC, and in Claudia; one of Brazil`s largest magazines. He is the founder of the Victorious Voices youth arts festival and is the founder of Victoria`s Youth Poet Laureate project. Jeremy has won a number of awards for his poetry including being the 2X Victoria Poetry Slam Champion.
Jeremy has been leading workshops on self expression, storytelling, creative masculinities, and spoken word for social change for the past 5 years.
As a City Councillor Jeremy is action oriented and he leads collaboratively. He was elected in 2014 on a platform of making Victoria more affordable, sustainable and vibrant.
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