Kestryl Cael Lowrey is a dandy trans butch performance artist, activist, and educator. Lowrey earned hir M.A. in Performance Studies at New York University. Ze has appeared at conferences, colleges, festivals, and local theatres across North America. Whether on-stage, on the page, or behind a podium, ze considers it hir artistic duty to engage hir audiences in provocative dialogue without letting them take hir (or themselves) too seriously. Lowrey’s writing appears in anthologies such as Kicked Out, and ze is half of the performance duo, PoMo Freakshow. Kestryl Cael’s full-length performances include XY(T), 348, and Traitors without (T)reason. Ze regularly tours to colleges and universities to perform, teach workshops, and talk to students and staff about gender, sexuality, mental health, and social justice.