Leah V is a New York based performance poet, event host, spoken word workshop specialist and curator. Rooted from the Bronx, New York, Leah's content offers a nostalgic reflection of her upbringing as well as an exploration of Nuyorican cultural identity, mental health and the vast emotional spectrum of a woman navigating her 20s. Following her two year sint as resident poet for Inspired Word, she became the Assistant Producer. Most notably, Leah has headlined five shows at the renowned Triad Theater. Leah hosts spoken word workshops for inner city middle schools, and is available for bookings for any and all community events. She currently assists in a corporate poetry series entitled the Rise Poets, as well as IW open mic shows throughout Brooklyn, NY. Leah received the 2020 Missouri Audio Prize for the recording of her piece entitled "Doncellas". Her audio book & merch will be out in Winter, 2021.