Existential Stationary: 42 Mad Men Haiku (SPAM Press, 2018)
lana del rey playing at a stripclub (Mermaid Motel, 2019)
nature sounds without nature sounds (Sad Press, 2019)
MOTE, edited by Ryan Edwards, Dominic Hale and Maria Sledmere (2018). Cover art by Maria Sledmere.
Writings from Inverclyde: 2017-2019, ed. by Anjeli Caderamanpulle, Eloise Birtwhistle, Kirsty Dunlop and Maria Sledmere.
makar / unmakar, an anthology of poets in Scotland, edited by Calum Rodger and published by Tapsalteerie.
Collaborative and Commissioned Work
‘The Absent Material Gateway’ (2017) – sound/text/archive/installation project with Lanark Artefax and designer Martins Daknis
‘Outro’ – (2018) acting/poetry (‘Remember Me’) in collaboration with Shanine Gallagher, Gabriel Greenough, Ciaran Devlin, Rory Green and Gianluca Bernacchi.
North Sea Dialect (Numbers, 2018) – poems
‘Trauma Response Unit’ (2018) – collaboration with A+E Collective as part of the ‘Flesh and Finitude’ exhibition (curator: Zsófia Jakab) at GeneratorProjects within NEoN Festival in Dundee.
The Notebook (2018) – reimagining of J. S. Bach’s Notebook for Anna Magdalena in collaboration with Scott Crawford Morrison
Dream Fettuccine (2019) — collab with Colin Herd for The Enemies Project/Camarade, curated by SJ Fowler and performed at Rich Mix, Shoreditch.
The Microbiota (2019)— image/text collab with A+E Collective for MAP Magazine’s issue #49: ‘Couldn’t We Just Bee?’
Cli-Fi: The New Weird (2019) — collaboration with A+E Collective, filmmaker Winnie Brook Young and Creative Carbon Scotland/Green Tease for UNFIX Festival. Workshop and film screening at CCA, Glasgow.
‘Inbox Unconscious’ (2019) — collab with Sophie-Carolin Wagner for the European Poetry Festival, curated by SJ Fowler and performed at the International Anthony Burgess Centre, Manchester.
‘On My Way Home’ (2019) — reading group on ecology, home and belonging hosted with A+E Collective and Market Gallery.
‘A Little Tempest’ (2019) — article co-written with Ane Lopez and Finn Arschavir of A+E Collective. Published in Psyche 2: CONFRONTATIONS.
A+E Eco-clinic (2019) — Presentation, meditative sequence and clay-making workshop commissioned by Tendency Towards for Aberdeen Assembly
Pure Sound: Traversing the Ambient Vernacular (2019) — Sonic essay performance with Max Parnell for Sound Thought: Motion. University of Glasgow.
The Curator’s Workshop (2019) – Presentation, workshop and film screening with A+E Collective at CCA, Glasgow.
NOTES Launch, issue 6 (2019) – Presentation and reading with A+E Collective, in association with TalkSeePhotography at CCA, Glasgow.
‘Calanais’ – From Glasgow to Saturn issue 39
‘a precious glitch’ – Under issue 1
‘Radials’ and ‘Essay in Firs’ – Gutter issue 18
‘Lend Me’ and ‘Lost Your’ in Cloud Catcher zine, issue 1
‘Cherry Pie at the Latent Picnic’ and ‘Millennial Weathering’ in Flesh + Finitude (ed. Zsófia Jakab)
Trauma Response Unit (with A+E Collective) as part of Flesh + Finitude at NEoN, Dundee, 2018.
Morphology (2019) — collaborative exhibition with written works alongside artists Louise McVey, Morag Smith and Moira Buchanan. Six Foot Gallery, Glasgow.
Litanies for Eco-Dissance (extract) – A+E Collective’s publication, But There is No Land Near the End (2018)
Reviews & Features for SPAM
SPAM Digest: ‘How to Write About a Vanishing World’ by Elizabeth Kolbert // ‘Erasing the signs of labour under the signs of happiness: “joy” and “fidelity” as bromides in literary translation’ by Sophie Collins
‘Lindaville’ – From Glasgow to Saturn, Issue 39
‘Azul’ – Gutter issue 18
‘Fifty Sketches for Lua’ – From Glasgow to Saturn issue 41
Cover Art: From Glasgow to Saturn, Issue 39
Cover Art: Ricochet in Other Places, by Harry Brookes-Kent
Three images: Datableed issue 10
Paper on Zelda Fitzgerald for Transatlantic Women Writers Symposium @ Glasgow Women’s Library, June 2017
‘Dark Ecologies of Textual Energy: Anthropocene Aesthetics and Ethics in Ben Lerner’s 10:04 and Tom McCarthy’s Satin Island‘, at Petrocultures 2018 conference, The University of Glasgow, September 1st 2018
‘”the mood of the sea is catching”: Channelling the Hydrospace of Contemporary Eco-Poetic Lyric’, at A Place on the Edge: ASLE-UKI 2018, Orkney, September 7th 2018.
‘Queer Ecology and the Journaling of Crisis in Derek Jarman’s Modern Nature‘, at Land Lines, University of Leeds, February 2019.
‘”a tangential line which opens up to infinity”: Etel Adnan & art-writing in dialogue’ (with Katy Lewis Hood), at Modernist Art Writing, University of Nottingham, June 2019.
‘Seams of the Anthropocene: Tracing Textualities of Encounter through Creative-Critical Practice’, at ASLE-uki 2019, University of Plymouth, September 5th 2019.
Launch Parties for SPAM #2, #3, #4, #5 @ The Poetry Club
Haunt You Down w/ The Dirty Lies @ The Poetry Club
Launch Night for From Glasgow to Saturn issue 38 @ The Dram!
Launch Night for GUM, The Empathy Issue @ The Dram!
Vagabond Voices: An Evening With Gary Duncan @ Waterstones Byres Road
JR Green’s C O L O U R T E L E V I S I O N Club Night @ Blackfriars
New Writers Showcase @ The Hunterian
Launch Night for Quotidian Mag @ The Butterfly and Pig
SPAM #5 launch night @ The Poetry Club
New Writers Showcase @ CCA, October 2017
From Glasgow to Saturn issue 39 launch night @ Dram!
University of Glasgow Reading Party, November 2017
Boiler House Press Launch @ University of Glasgow, December 2017
GoldFlakePaint Christmas Secret Show, with Molly Linen, JoJoWorthington and Scott Hutchison, December 2017
‘Dare to Speak II’ LGBT Poetry Night @ Kelvin Hall
Litanies for Eco-Dissonance – performance in collaboration with sound artist Vasilis Al for A+E Disconnection launch, ‘But There There is No Land Near the End’ @ Art School, March 2018
From Glasgow to Saturn Issue 40 launch @ The Raven, April 2018
That’s Hot! SPAM vs. Glasgow International Poetry Event @ The Poetry Club, May 2018 (in collaboration with Lucian Moriyama)
Do Not Make The MAP Magazine Launch @ CCA, May 2018
nEW wRITERS sHOWCASE in association with West End Festival @ The Hunterian, June 2018
From Glasgow to Saturn issue 41 launch @ The Dram, Glasgow, September 2018
Soft Shell @ Poetry Club, November 2018
Notebook – in collaboration with Scott Morrison for Piuu, @ For Fika Sake, November 2018
Launch of Pratyusha’s Night Waters (Zarf editions) @ Typewronger books, December 2018
Launch of Callie Gardner’s Naturally It Is Not (87 Press) @ Category Is, December 2018
POWER – The Poetic of Women Resistance @ the Space, Glasgow, February 2019
Camarade/ The Enemies Project @ Rich Mix, Shoreditch, February 2019
Queer Theory @ Nice n Sleazy’s, Glasgow, February 2019
Readings: Anna Gurton-Wachter (NYC) & guests @ Good Press, Glasgow, June 2019.
The Lunar Erratum: Performance for Poem Brut @ Rich Mix, London, July 2019.
A Pot of Soil: Collaborative performance with Astra Papachristodoulou for Camarade, Torriano Meeting House, London, July 2019.
Sad Hospitality: A Lyric Essay: P*cha K*cha presentation delivered in Glasgow, August 2019.