Corey Qureshi (they/them) is a queer/nonbinary/mixed race writer, drummer, and parent based in Philadelphia. Through poetry, fiction, and journalism, their work focuses on the exploitative conditions of labor under capitalism, interpersonal relationships, spirituality, identity, and art/artists who work in these same thematic realms. They work at an LGBTQ+ center and as a freelance writer. They're a Taurus that loves Scifi, Nintendo, sunlight, clean spaces, and eating.



MUSIC

boxodrums
BOXZO on Soundcloud
NSA: a meditation on hypersexuality & lack of intimacy
Dēmodex
BURP!

WRITINGS

2021
write-up of Partners and Son in Broad Street Review
St. Sol feature in Artblog
2 Poems in Wax Nine

2020
therapi in Occulum Journal
Review of Wild Wild Wild West / Haunting of The Seahorse in Artblog
Preview of PAPA Mini-Residency: Half Magic in Broad Street Review
Derivative Sessions feature in Broad Street Review
Review of CURRENCY in Broad Street Review
Review of Do mirrors burn? in Broad Street Review
Vacation in queerbook
transit '19 in tuff poems
to luv in petrichor mag
Flutter in Stone Fruit Mag 03
Review of Ramy Season Two in Broad Street Review
Review of Transitional Times Transitional Body in Broad Street Review
snapshots in giallo lit
Loss Prevention in Silent Auctions Magazine
3 Poems in Rigorous

2019
a day in gay utopia in Expat Press
Thirst in Voicemail Poems
Interview & 2 Poems in Radar Productions Presents: Glow
feet in bttr prss
Walking Home in Recenter Press Poetry Journal
Egg St. in Outwrite Festival Journal 2019 (print only)
The Hourglass in Imagoes: A Queer Anthology
Service in Prolit Mag
Holes in Whatever Keeps The Lights On
In The Shower in FIVE2ONE Magazine

ZINES
PHOSPHENES (2020)
ALLEGORIES DEL FUTURO (2019)
"THE RASH" (2019)
"EGG ST." (2018)

SELECTED PERFORMANCES
Voicemail Poems Virtual Reading (2020)
Sci-Fi Sundays at Philadelphia Museum of Art (2019)
Cuirtopian Fantaci at William Way LGBT Center (2019)
Imagoes Panel Reading at Outwrite Festival (2019)
Prolit Mag Issue 1 Reading at Wooden Shoe Books (2019)
Splatterhouse Collective: Creative Café at Higher Grounds (2019)
Philadelphia Poet Reading Series at A Novel Idea (2019)
Poems Night at HOTBED Gallery (2019)
The Hatchery Presents: Writers of Blue Stoop at The Monkey Club (2018)

CONTACT
all inquires: fifthandthird@gmail.com