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Brandon Young

Brandon is a spoken word artist currently residing in Seattle. His work can be full of charm, facts,  deadpan humor and historical events. He has been a featured performer at QACon 2013, APATure 2014, the New Sh!t Show, the Racket and the San Francisco Queer Open Mic. Originally writing with UC Berkeley’s CalSLAM community he has a long history of performing in the slam world, and is published in The Tusk, the Dead Animal Handbook, and Tandem Vol. 3. His project for Jack Straw is a collection of essays revolving around objects that were protected from disposal, and the people that care for them. He often writes about medicine and sex, and takes poetry very very seriously.

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