A Voice Speaking to the Intersection of Identity, Justice, and Social Transformation.
Sonya is a dynamic visionary and global thought leader bringing nuance, compassion and innovative approaches to some of the world's most challenging social issues. Whether discussing body terrorism at the Obama White House Forum on Disability and LGBTQ Issues, inspiring college graduates as a commencement speaker or exploring the intersection of technology and social change with Silicon Valley, Sonya Renee Taylor is called globally to use her keen insight and power to speak into being a more just, equitable, and compassionate world.
Poet and performer Sonya Renee Taylor, founder of The Body Is Not and Apology, delivered a powerful commencement address to the Smith College School for Social Work class of 2018.
Author, Social Justice Activist, EHF Fellow, and Founder of The Body is not an Apology movement, Sonya Renee Taylor on why comfort is the enemy of change.