The Author’s Bookshelf: Rupi KaurRupi Kaur is a renowned author, poet, and multimedia artist based in Toronto, Canada. Kaur’s work engages with themes of love, loss, trauma, healing, and femininity, and is both deeply personal and universally relatable. Her work, visually suited for a sharing culture and one that communicates particularly well for platforms like Instagram, have turned her into a viral sensation, first within feminist communities, and then within the media ecosystem at large.
Kaur’s debut collection of poetry and prose, milk and honey, was originally published in November 2014 and is a #1 New York Times Best Seller with more than one million copies sold. When Kaur is not writing or creating other art, she is traveling to perform spoken word poetry.
You can follow her across social media on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook. Kaur is a native of the Punjab region in India, and currently resides in Toronto, Canada.
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