Features and Articles

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Manchester Pride Conference 2021

Spotlight - Yvy DeLuca talks about South Asian representation and the impotence of inclusion within the LGBTQ community. Published 20/04/21.

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Manchester Evening News

How a self-proclaimed 'Bollywitch' went from bully target to transgender advocate. Published 07/06/20.

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I'm Socially Distancing With...

Hear what Yvy DeLuca has to share in response to questions from LGBTQ+ young people at The Kite Trust and across the UK. 

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Coming Out Stories Podcast

Presenter Emma Goswell interviews Yvy DeLuca about her experiences as a trans woman, growing up in Blackburn and leading a double life. Aired 23/12/19

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Manchester's
Finest

Superbia spoke to Yvy DeLuca, a trans advocate and author of ‘Tainted Beauty – The Memoir of an Authentic Creation‘. Published 01/09/20.

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Cosmo UK - Trans Day of Visibility 

To celebrate TDoV, Cosmo spoke to 11 transgender people from across the UK and beyond about trans joy and their advice for younger trans people. 

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Odd Bod Pod with King Confuza

Drag monster and icon, King Confuza, interviews Yvy about her book, Bollywitch drag and the state of racism within the UK drag scene. Aired 07/07/20

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International Women's Day 2017

STRONGMCRWOMEN campaign with Manchester City Council for International Women's Day 2017. Published 08/03/17

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At Home With...We The Queers

WE THE QUEERS chat with Yvy Deluca about being the BollyWitch, lockdown, and the importance of diverse drag. Aired 25/07/20

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Cuppa with
Cake Boi

Drag Artist Cake Boi chats The Bollywitch about how she has found developing her drag over lockdown and finding a local queer community.

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Chewing the
Cud

Watch episodes of the online and TV chat show. Yvy featured as guest to talk about her book. She soon became part of the panel as the Showbiz Correspondent

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LADYFEST MCR 2016

A celebration of music, art and ideas in the proud tradition of Manchester's talented, radical and creative women. Published 11/10/16