Karen Garrabrant (aka Karen G.)
is an eleventh-year slam ma'am, poet, fanatic, host, and organizer in the Atlanta area.
She curated events twice for The Atlanta Queer Literary Festival, Ladyfest South and Estrofest's Seen + Heard Festival and served on the board of directors for the first Rock Camp For Girls' (ATL).
She is a performer, host, organizer and coach for the Art Amok/Slam Amok! series. She's taken six teams to compete nationally with more than 75 other teams at the annual National Poetry Slam. She's a competing poet, volunteer and emcee for the Individual World Poetry Slam and Women of the World Poetry Slam.
By day she works behind the book spines at Emory University's General Library.