The Beauty and Utility of Poetry

With energy and vigour, Dave Neita shares his poems: on love, that urge us to slow down and that remind us to let other people take care of us sometimes. A truly engaging and enjoyable performance.

Dave Neita is regarded as the People’s Lawyer and the People’s Poet due to his representation of excluded individuals and marginalized groups and because of his grassroots treatment of social issues in his poetry.
A qualified and experienced professional Dave has a special expertise in public speaking and group facilitation. Working with a wide range of groups Dave helps individuals and groups to discover their passion and direction through prose and poetry.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at