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“The Personal is Political is Ecological: Feminism Made Me Ride My Bike Around the World”
Devi Lockwood is a poet / touring cyclist / storyteller currently traveling the world by bicycle and by boat to collect 1,001 stories from people she meets about water and/or climate change.
Her journey began with the September 21, 2014 People’s Climate March in NYC. To date she has collected over 500 stories (audio recordings) in the USA, Fiji, Tuvalu, New Zealand, Australia, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, and Qatar. In November 2016 she attended attend the COP22, the UN climate talks in Morocco, as a youth delegate with SustainUS.
Devi’s work has been published in The Guardian, Storyscape, BOAAT, Buzzfeed, Gulf Coast, Bicycling, and The New York Times.