Joelle Taylor

Joelle Taylor is an award-winning poet and author who recently completed a world tour with her latest collection, Songs My Enemy Taught Me. She founded SLAMbassadors, the UK national youth poetry slam championships, as well as the international spoken-word project Borderlines. She is widely anthologised and the author of 3 collections of poetry and is currently completing her debut collection of inter-connecting short stories The Night Alphabet. Her new spoken word theatre show and book CUNTO was the subject of the Radio 4 arts documentary Butch and will be published in June 2021. She is a co-curator and host of Out-Spoken Live currently resident at the Southbank Centre, and the incoming editor of Out-Spoken Press. She can be reached here.