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Kay Kassirer UK Tour and Workshops
Kay Kassirer is a Vancouver based spoken word poet and activist. They use their poetry to tell stories, educate people, and heal. Kay can be found leading workshops, frequenting poetry slams, or stuck in a tree. Kay was a member of the 2015 Toronto Poetry Slam Team and made it to final stage at the 2016 Canadian Individual Poetry Slam. Kay came in 2nd at Capturing Fire 2016, the International Queer Poetry Slam, and continues to travel the world with their words. Kay has a chapbook published by We Flip Tables Press entitled Confessions of a Queer.
For one night only in Glasgow, Kay will be perfoming a feature length set, with support from the wonderful Age-otori and Syd Briscoe. Kay will also be hosting two daytime workshops on the 1st of April at the iCafe Sauchiehall Street
15:00 - 16:30: Exploring Gender & Sexuality through Spoken Word Poetry
17:00 - 18:30: Spoken Word & Mental Health: Writing to Survive
19:30 - 22:00: Kay Kassirer UK Tour - w/ support from Age-Otori and Syd Briscoe