C. Bain is a gender-liminal writer and performer based in Brooklyn, New York. He is an artistic associate at Sacred Circle Theatre Company. He is the author of the full-length poetry collection Debridement (Great Weather for Media 2015, finalist for the 2016 Publishing Triangle Awards,) and has also been published in journals and anthologies such as PANK, theRumpus.net, BOOTH, and the Everyman's Library collection Villanelles. He has a long history in poetry slam, and has shared stages with Jim Carroll, Patricia Smith, Dorothy Allison, and Saul Williams.
In life, he has worked in an abortion clinic, on a sexual assault crisis hotline, and as an international volunteer with HIV/AIDS in Mozambique. He is trained as a psychiatric social worker, and works extensively with movement, embodiment, trauma and sexuality. (for more information about other services, click here) . But he'd rather just dance with you.