Sonia Guiñansaca

Managing Director
CultureStrike
New York, New York
@TheSoniaG


Sonia Guiñansaca is the managing director at CultureStrike. She is an internationally acclaimed poet, cultural organizer and activist from Harlem by way of Ecuador. Guiñansaca has performed at The Met, El Museo Del Barrio, Joe’s Pub at The Public, and featured on NBC, PBS, Latina Magazine, Pen American, and the Poetry Foundation to name a few. Named as 1 of 10 Up and Coming Latinx Poets You Need to Know by Remezcla, Artist in Residence at Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, and 1 of U.S.A’s Future Leaders Delegates for the British Council. Invited to London and Mexico as part of global conversation around migrant policy and narrative shifting. A national leader in the migrant undocumented artistic and political communities helping build some of the largest national undocumented organizations, and participating in groundbreaking civil disobedience actions. She founded some of the first creative artistic projects by and for undocumented writers.