J.T. Weisser is a cultural scholar and interdisciplinary artist currently based at Newcastle University. They are a funded Master's student whose research centres on queer theory and violence within popular culture.
Their first published article was funded by a Newcastle University Research Scholarship, while their second was shortlisted for the Feminist Studies Association's Student Essay Competition.
In 2017-2018, they were secretary of Newcastle University’s Creative Writing Society, organising and leading workshops for student writers of all levels. They have been a Culture Writer for The Courier since their first year at Newcastle, and also spent a term as Music Editor.
In other mediums, they are a classically trained musician and a self-taught graphic designer/video editor. As part of the DGA Collective, they perform live as Dante Alexander.