As a performing artist, writer, educator, and healing practitioner, Piper Anderson has dedicated the last twelve years to holding space for community, peace, and power to manifest. From public schools, non-profits, to detention facilities, and Ivy League universities Anderson is well known for her dynamic, inspiring, performances, workshops, and lectures. She is a faculty member at NYU’s Gallatin School where she teaches a course called Lyrics on Lockdown that investigates the prison industrial complex and its impact on youth and communities of color. She also facilitates trainings and coaching on healing justice and transformative practice. To learn more visit