Interview of Hayden Gibson

Hayden Gibson was born in Calhoun Falls, South Carolina. In this interview, Hayden shares their experiences about growing up in an adopted evangelical family, making the courageous move to New York alone, being a marshal at the NYC Dyke March, and spontaneously joining a queer band. Hayden also goes on and talks about his love for queer literature and how authors such as Walt Whitman, Alison Bechdel and Jeanette Winterson has greatly impacted their upbringing.

Date of Interview:

November 30, 2021

Location of Interview:

Downtown Manhattan

Place of birth:

Greenville, South Carolina



Interviewed by

Aoife Smith