Celestine is a transmasculine poet and visual artist based in Durham, where he is the editor of the online publication Quirk!, and captain of Durham University Performance Poetry Team. There, he facilitates and supports regular workshops, leading the Durham team at UniSlam.
Celestine is the winner of the 2019 Langaland Spoken Poet position and their work is published in the Gentian and Ink Sweat and Tears, with whom they won poet of the month in May 2021. Celestine also published a poem distributed at the Ripple of Hope festival (2021) in Manchester.
Celestine designed UniSlam’s 2021 Anthology cover, and you can find more of their visual artwork @rattatittytat on Instagram.