Lisa B

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Lisa B
Birth name Lisa Baird
Origin Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Genres Spoken word
Occupation(s) Poet

Lisa B (Lisa Baird[1]) is a political spoken word poet based in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Since 2001, she has performed spoken-word poetry at shows around B.C. and in Oregon. She describes herself as a queer woman and an incest and violence survivor.[2]


She debuted recording with the spoken word CD, salvaged music. For this CD, she worked with local Victoria talent (including members of barley wik and glenna g) to create a fusion of spoken word and music with diverse instrumentation.


  • Favorite Chapbook at Victoria’s M Awards[3]


  1. ^ news Archived 2007-09-29 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "Interview with spoken-word poet lisa b.", March 07, 2005, Arthur: Trent University's Student and Community Newspaper, accessed 24 March 2007.
  3. ^ "Poets and performers fundraise for local songwriter Glenna", by Sarah Towle, 8 February 2006, Martlet: The University of Victoria's Independent Newspaper, accessed 24 March 2007.