Stephen James Smith is a Dublin poet and playwright central to the rise of the vibrant spoken word scene in Ireland today. Stephen is a co-founder of LINGO Festival (inaugural festival in 2014), Ireland's only spoken word festival, and poetry curator of the annual First Fortnight Festival. He co-produced Dublin: A Year in Words poetry video series for Dublin UNESCO City of Literature.
Passionate, witty, just plain great.--Roddy Doyle
Thrilling, startling, irreverent.--The Irish Times