Roya Marsh

Roya Marsh


Roya Marsh is a Bronx native and nationally-recognized poet, performer, educator, and activist. She is the Poet in Residence with Urban Word NYC and works feverishly toward LGBTQIA justice and dismantling white supremacy. Her work has been featured in Poetry, FlyPaper Magazine, Frontier Poetry, The Village Voice, NYLON, The Huffington Post, Button Poetry, Def Jam’s All Def Digital, Lexus Verses and Flow, NBC, BET, and The BreakBeat Poets, Vol 2: Black Girl Magic.

Buy Roya Marsh’s latest book, dayliGht, on Amazon.

Photo Credit: Laquann Dawson

Events with Roya Marsh

[CANCELED] PEN Lounge with Host Mahogany L. Browne

06 May 2020
9:30 pm-10:30 pm
45 Bleecker Street
New York, NY 10012

The live events of the 2020 World Voices Festival have been cancelled due to concerns about the safety of participants and audiences during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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