Kitty Stryker has been working on defining and creating consent culture for over 10 years through her writing, workshops, and website consentculture.com. She’s the editor of “Ask: Building Consent Culture”, and is especially interested in bringing conversations about consent out of the bedroom into everyday life. Additionally, Kitty is a sex worker and academic of the history of obscenity, censorship, and queer culture.
In her copious free time, Kitty enjoys working as a street medic for direct actions, playing Dungeons and Dragons, and caring for her two cats. She identifies as a queer, asexual, sober, anarchist and femme.
Jenny Wilson has been championing consent culture through her practice as a writer and performing artist since 2016. Her website www.consentculture.co.uk is a space for sharing ideas, tools and resources for practicing consent, including a new IDoConsent podcast.
Jenny writes about consensual relationships at www.loveoffscript.co.uk where she also practices as a coach. She is currently developing UK-based and international work exploring consent culture inside cultural organisations, and via her arts company, Irregular Arts, touring the solo performance piece ‘Cabaret of Consent’. Jenny is in residency as an artist and activist at Leeds Beckett University, with the SSSH! Stigmatised Sexualities and Sexual Harm Research Group in the Dept of Psychology. She is the Chair of Happy Valley Pride and also performs regularly on stage as drag diva Mysti Valentine.
Jenny is based in Yorkshire, UK, where she lives with her daughter, housemate, and rescue dogs and cats. She identifies as a queer, neurodivergent, cisgender woman, polyamorous relationship anarchist, lone parent, home educator and artist.