H. Melt is a poet, artist and educator whose work celebrates trans people, history and culture. They are the author of The Plural, The Blurring and editor of Subject to Change: Trans Poetry & Conversation.
H. Melt was an artist in residence at the Newberry Library, researching the Chicago Protest Collection.
They've attended the Lambda Literary Writers
Retreat and the Tin House Writers Workshop. Their latest collection, There Are Trans People Here, includes a study guide for trans youth, educators, and artists, available for free online through their publisher Haymarket Books.
Photo by Kiam Marcelo Junio