JAY BERNARD

JAY BERNARD

Jay Bernard is a writer, film programmer and archivist from London. As well as working on BFI Flare, London’s LGBTQ film festival, they work at Statewatch, a state research library, archive and collection based at Mayday Rooms. Jay’s first collection Surge (Chatto and Windus, 2019), based on the New Cross Fire archives, won the 2018 Ted Hughes Award.

THE WRITER AND THE RADICAL ARCHIVE

QPF CABARET

AUSTRALIAN POETRY SLAM: 2019 QUEENSLAND FINAL