JLove Calderon actively offers her services through red tents, monthly gatherings, life coaching and workshops in order to create & nurture the sacred spaces in which personal transformation can occur.


Are you looking for a passionate and authentic speaker? JLove Calderon is a certified life coach, mother, educator, writer, and activist who specialize in presentations that are insightful, interactive and transformational.


JLove offers private one-on-one coaching sessions for individuals looking for a inspirational, confidential and non-judgmental relationship. Private sessions are 60 minutes, and provide the structure, accountability and support needed to take action, think holistically and be empowered.


JLove offers intensive interactive, hands-on transformational workshops. These range from half day retreats to 2-day weekend getaways.

Topics Include:

Race Relations; White Privilege

  • When White Became Wrong: White Privilege 101
  • Inter-racial Relationships: A New Way of Relating for the 21st Century
  • White Like Me: A Closer Look at White Kids and Hip Hop Culture

Youth and Popular Culture; Hip-Hop Culture; Youth Activism

  • Hip Hop Activism: When Bling Just Isn’t Enough
  • A World View on the History of Hip-Hop
  • Women and Hip Hop: Our Time to Rhyme
  • White Like Me: A Closer Look at White Kids and Hip Hop Culture

Gender Relations; Women and Leadership

  • A Chat with Women: How to Recognize and Claim Your Dream
  • Raise Your Voice and Be Heard! How Young Women Can Use Their Power
  • Sexism and Misogyny: How It Hinders, How to Heal


  • No More Fear! A Personal Empowerment Workshop for Men and Women
  • Empowered Mamas: A Transformative Workshop for Mothers
  • A Chat with Women: How to Recognize and Claim Your Dream


  • White Teachers, Brown Students: Can White Teachers Effectively Educate Children of Color?
  • Taking Aim at Racism: Helping Young People Learn How to Fight for Their Rights In and Outside the Classroom
  • Conscious Women Rock the Page: How to Use Hip-Hop in the Classroom

Creative Writing as a Tool for Change

  • The Power of YOUR Story: Memoir Writing 101
  • I Finished My Book, Now What? Getting an Agent & Getting Published 101

Invite JLove to speak at your women’s organization, special event, women’s retreat or mom’s group. Call 718.756.8501 or send us an email here

author, educator, producer

Author, educator, and producer of film and television, JLove Calderón has worked passionately on social justice, race and gender issues for the last 16 years. In settings that range from hip-hop ciphers to the college classroom, JLove is widely respected for her advocacy of “truth, love, and freedom” as guiding principles to inspire dialogue and action toward liberation for all people and the planet.

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For media and lecture management inquiries, contact
Drake R. Holliday or April R. Silver
718.756.8501 • 718.756.8502 fax
Twitter: @akilaworksongs

For other business inquiries, contact
JLove Calderon
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Twitter: @jlovecalderon