Sumeet Grover: Official Photograph

Sumeet Grover, 2015

Sumeet Grover is a writer and poet from London, UK. He passionately believes in the power of the arts to transform people and social conflicts; and he also writes about the human condition and social justice. He is a winner of the Portico Brotherton Open Poetry Prize 2014 and was shortlisted for the Jane Martin Poetry Prize 2014 & 2015.

Grover founded Global Poetry (globalpoetry.org) in the year 2000 to create an international platform for promoting nonviolent creativity, human dignity, dialogue and global citizenship.

His works have been widely published; some of these outlets include: Lower Island Newspaper (Victoria, BC, Canada), TRANSCEND Media Service (TMS), Huffington Post UK, Stand Magazine and Peace & Policy. He is the author of two poetry volumes, House Arrest & Disobedience (2015) and Change (2011).