Libby Mislan (she/her) is a poet and community based artist living in Brooklyn, New York. She received her MFA in poetry from Vermont College of Fine Arts in 2018, and is currently working on new poems with support from a grant with New York State Council on the Arts that explore the restoration of health amidst burnout, tech addiction, and climate change.
Libby is a firm believer in the power of the arts as a vehicle for collective transformation. In addition to her own creative process, she designs and facilitates arts projects and workshops to engage communities in creative expression. She works as a teaching artist in New York City public schools with non-profit organizations Community-Word Project, City Lore, and Teachers & Writers Collaborative. Libby is also a certified leader in InterPlay, an active, creative approach to unlock the wisdom of the body that uses improvisational storytelling, movement and song.