Chicago Humanities Festival
Tiffanie (Tiff) Beatty creates and develops arts, culture, and conversation programs and events. As Associate Director of Programming at Chicago Humanities Festival, Tiff Beatty presents public programming in partnership with civic and cultural institutions across the city, featuring world-class writers, makers, journalists, and agents of change. Tiff is a 2019 Field Leader and Chicago United for Equity Fellow. Also known as the Pyro Poet, Tiff Beatty is a spoken word artist, teacher, host/emcee, and a steward of Chicago’s only bonfire cypher for poets, artists, and organizers, Art Is Bonfire, which she founded in 2011.