ophelia ravencroft (she/they)

Ophelia Ravencroft (she/they) is a nonbinary lesbian woman, feminist researcher, and advocate long active in local fights for sex worker, queer, and trans rights. She ran for St. John's City Council in 2020 on an intersectional anti-oppression platform, delivering a historically substantial vote share for an openly transgender candidate in this province, and is standing again in the Fall 2021 election. She is also engaged in PhD research in ethnomusicology at Memorial University of Newfoundland, studying issues of gender equity in the St. John's heavy metal community.