Rupi Kaur

Rupi Kaur is a poet from Brampton, Ont.
Spoken word artist and author Rupi Kaur. (CBC Arts)

Rupi Kaur from Brampton, Ont. rose to prominence on Instagram, where she currently shares her poetry and simple line illustrations with over 2.7 million followers. She has published two books of poetry, milk and honey and the sun and her flowers, both of which landed on the New York Times bestseller listKaur's poetry explores the emotional depths of love, trauma, identity and feminism with concision and sincerity.

Books by Rupi Kaur

Interviews

Meet the 23-year old poet and artist from Brampton, Ontario who caused a revolution on Instagram with one photograph. 5:43
Internet "design poet" Rupi Kaur reads a poem from her book "Milk and Honey". 0:59
Poet and Instragram sensation, Rupi Kaur sits down with Shad to talk about how she got started in what she dubs "design poetry". 13:59
Rupi Kaur - LIVE reading of Timeless 1:01
The author of Milk and Honey on her favourite writers, her heroes in real life, and more. 5:44
Canadian poet Rupi Kaur opens up about her quick rise to fame, the critical and commercial success of her debut book and her follow-up to that, The Sun and Her Flowers. 16:01

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