Daze Jefferies

Daze Jefferies is a multidisciplinary artist-poet-researcher at Memorial University whose work focalizes upon the geographies, health, and histories of trans women (and) sex workers in K'taqamkuk/Newfoundland, Canada. Her graduate thesis is a poetic inquiry into fishy fragments of Newfoundland trans history over the past 50 years. She is co-author of Autoethnography and Feminist Theory at the Water’s Edge: Unsettled Islands (Palgrave Pivot 2018), and her poetry collection Drowned Known, which captures histories of trans fishy entanglement in Atlantic Canada, is forthcoming (Breakwater 2020).