Amber DiPietra

Amber DiPietra is a poet, performance artist, bodyworker, and community organizer for disability and sex worker rights. In 2013, she co-founded the Tampa Bay Area chapter of the Sex Workers Outreach Project. Her book Waveform, with collaborator Denise Leto, came out in 2011. Her one-woman show, the “Opposite of Evolution Dance Studio” premiered at the Tampa International Fringe Festival in 2018. You can find other writings by Amber in Beauty Is a Verb: the New Poetics of Disability (Cinco Puntos Press), Somatic Engagement (Chain Links Press), and in various online journals. Follow her projects on

2018 Events
Conjuring the Body: Praxis and Somatic Poiesis
2023 Events
Sound as Method: Somatic Exercises