Rona Luo

Rona Luo is a poet, acupuncturist and yoga teacher based in London. She has taught bilingual yoga classes for Chinese American elders in New York City and the San Francisco Bay Area, provided harm reduction acupuncture and herbal medicine with the Oakland needle exchange, and co-founded Shift Acupuncture Collective, the first multilingual acupuncture collective in Oakland. Rona has worked training abortion doulas and teaching Chinese medicine workshops. She currently teaches and facilitates the Kindred Accelerator, an alternative MFA program aimed at empowering artists and writers of color to change the landscape of art and culture-making.