Photo taken at The Storyline Slam by Gary Pratt

Photo taken at The Storyline Slam by Gary Pratt

Storyteller

Joy Young has performed and taught workshops for both poetry and stories across the country. They have been part of events like KJZZ’s Storyfest, been a featured teller and guest artist at the Storytelling Institute, and served as a curriculum consultant to help shape people’s personal narratives.

Joy is a co-host and co-producer of The Storyline Slam in Phoenix Arizona— a monthly live storytelling show in Phoenix Arizona designed to create a space for diverse stories without checking boxes.

Additionally, Joy facilitates storytelling circles for non-profits, business, and other groups focused on restorative justice, team building, arts healing, and communicating across difference.