Recognized as one of Canada’s top five spoken word artists, PrufRock Shadowrunner is a celebrated veteran of the slam poetry scene in Canada. Winner of the 2015 Canadian Individual Poetry Slam, the 2010 & 2014 National Spoken Word Championship and the 2011 Toronto International Poetry Slam Championship, his words amuse and engage with powerful momentum.
In addition to his role as a member of Ottawa’s Poetry Slam team, PrufRock is also a DJ, rapper and an actor – an artistic master crossing the boundaries of human expression. His video Countdown is cleverly astounding and dramatically captures life being black in our era. His work cuts to the heart of Canadian identity with historic perspective.