b. 1988
Seattle, WA
cameron.laflam@gmail.com

Education

BA English Literature // Seattle University // June 2011

Professional Development

Race & Pedagogy Institute // University of Puget Sound // September 2018
Northwest Conference on Teaching for Social Justice // October 2017

Teaching

English/Humanities Teacher + Program Support  // The Attic Learning Community // July 2016 - Present
Classroom Assistant Teacher // Arts Corps // April 2016 - June 2016

Communications

Communications Coordinator // Bright Water Waldorf School // May 2013 - June 2016

Creative Leadership & Volunteering

Founder & Organizer // LaFlamapalooza Music Festival // 2012 - 2018
Volunteer // Books to Prisoners // June - August 2018
ESL Assistant Teacher // Refugee Women's Alliance // January - June 2017
Music Volunteer // YMCA's Fusion Cafe // January - November 2016
Co-Founder // The Seismic Thread // January 2014 - January 2016

Visit his Projects page to learn more.

Music

Vocals & Songwriting // Apples with Moya // 2017 - Present
Drums // Great Grandpa // 2014 - Present
Vocals & Drums // Go Daijo // 2014 - 2015

Involved in various other projects since 2005 (now defunct).

More info on his Music page.

Writing Releases & Residencies

  • Debut Poetry Chapbook Going Up released summer 2017

  • 2017 Till Residency at Smoke Farms, Arlington, WA

Published writings available on his Writing page.

Events Organized/Co-organized

LaFlamapalooza 2018 - Benefit for King County Sexual Assault Resource Center // August 2018
LaFlamapalooza 2017 - Benefit for Refugee Women's Alliance  // Stanwood, WA // August 2017
LaFlamapalooza 2016  - Benefit for Reel Grrls // Bow, WA // August 2016
"Seismic Shake Up" Open Mic #3 // Vermillion Art Gallery // October 2015
"Seismic Shake Up" Open Mic #2 //  Vermillion Art Gallery // September 2015
LaFlamapalooza 2015 - Benefit for Pongo Teen Writing // Bothell, WA // August 2015
"Seismic Shake Up" Open Mic #1 // Vermillion Art Gallery // July 2015
Open Music Making Gathering // Volunteer Park // May 2015
"Spring Dreaming" Showcase // House Venue // May 2015
"Art is a Way" Showcase // House Venue // January 2015
Holiday Storytelling Night // House Venue // December 2014
"A Seismic Haunting" Storytelling Night // House Venue // October 2014
Evening of Groupmuse and Storytelling // House Venue // August 2014
Inaugural Open Mic for The Seismic Thread //House Venue // May 2014
LaFlamapalooza 2013 // Bothell, WA // August 2013
LaFlamapalooza 2012 // Bothell, WA // August 2012
Seattle University Literary Journal Release & Reading // The Elliott Bay Book Company // May 2011