Ahmed Knowmadic


Ahmed Knowmadic is a poet, writer, comedian and speaker. His writing and community activism is inspired by his experiences as an immigrant to Canada, and his desire to make the world a better place.He has competed in spoken word festivals and has received recognition for his involvement in arts and culture initiatives like the Breath in Poetry Collective, which he founded with other poets. He has several poems published in anthologies and journals that are taught in Canada.In 2017, Knowmadic was named the Poet Laureate for the city of Edmonton.