Alok Vaid-Menon (ALOK) is an internationally acclaimed gender non-conforming artist, media personality, and public speaker whose work for gender justice has been featured on MTV, The Guardian, BBC, CNN, and the New York Times. As a mixed-media artist they use poetry, comedy, lecture, performance, sound-art, fashion design, and self-portraiture to explore themes of gender, race, trauma, belonging, and the human condition.ALOK appeared on HBO’s “The Trans List” (2016) and “Random Acts of Flyness” (2018). They are the author of the poetry book Femme In Public (2017) and Beyond the Gender Binary (2020), a clarion call for a new approach to gender in the 21st century. In 2019, ALOK was selected as one of NBC’s 30 LGBTQ changemakers and one of Out Magazine’s OUT 100. Over the past decade they have presented at over 500 venues in more than 40 countries.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Alok Vaid-Menon and other top speakers and celebrities.