Emory Southwick (They/them)

MLitt researcher and artist, Newcastle University

About Emory Southwick

Emory Southwick (they/them) is postgraduate researcher at Newcastle University, formally a Laidlaw scholar at Durham University, UK, where they achieved a First Class BA with Honours in Music at George Stephenson College. Emory has a research interest in those underrepresented in music, focusing on marginalised genders and LGBTQ+ people. Currently, they are working with Contemporary Music for All (CoMA) and has also set up their own business as an artist.

Currently, they are working to create a queer-focussed sober space in Durham.

I am a/an:

Alum: Undergraduate Leadership & Research Programme


Durham University

Laidlaw Cohort Year


Research Topic

Gender Studies LGBTQ+ Music

Area of Expertise


I am from:

United Kingdom

I speak:

English Welsh

My hobbies/interests are:

Art Hiking/walking Houseplants/gardening Politics & current events

I am open to participating in mentoring/buddy programmes


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