Daisy-Thurston Gent

Spoken Word | Producer


Daisy is a poet and producer from Cambridge. Alumni of the Roundhouse Poetry Collective 2016, she has performed regularly across the UK, and at festivals such as Bestival, LoveBox, Nozstock and the Edinburgh Fringe.

Daisy is a founding member of the London Queer Writers network, curating the live performance event Speak=, as well as facilitating monthly online writing workshops for the LGBTQ+ community. She has been published in Impossible Archetype online journal of LGBTQ+ poetry and in the Bad Betty Shots series #3.  She likes sprawling narratives and collaborating with musicians and theatremakers.

She is one half of Radio Xaddy, a brave little podcast about Queer history and lifestyle, as well as a weekly radio host for Queer Cambridge on Cambridge 105FM.

www.daisytg.wordpress.com | @daisytgee

 

From this artist

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  • H O M E | Anthology #1H O M E | Anthology #1
    Colliding Lines presents H O M E, an anthology of poems remixed and reimagined. H O M E asks ten poets to submit work for visual interpretation by six typographic artists. Neither poet nor
  • Live Photos: Murmuration with Circuit CambridgeLive Photos: Murmuration with Circuit Cambridge
    Photographer Josh Murfitt has shared shots from Murmuration, an event curated in collaboration with Circuit Cambridge at Kettle’s Yard. The evening presented live music, dance and spoken word