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"Writing on All Fours" - a poetry performance by Susan Richardson
Fri 19 May 2017, 18:45 – 19:30 BST
Susan Richardson is a poet, performer, educator and editor, whose third collection of poetry, skindancing, themed around human-animal metamorphosis, was recently published by Cinnamon Press. She's currently poet-in-residence with both the Marine Conservation Society, writing poetry and running workshops for their Thirty Threatened Species project, and the global animal welfare initiative, World Animal Day. Susan has performed at festivals throughout the UK, for organisations such as WWF and Friends of the Earth, on BBC 2, Radio 4 and at Universities both nationally and internationally. She co-edits Zoomorphic, the digital literary magazine that publishes work in celebration and defence of wild animals. Her fourth collection of poetry, themed around endangered marine species, will be published in 2018. www.susanrichardsonwriter.co.uk
This performance welcomes Susan as poet-in-residence of the British Animal Studies Network.
Tickets for Susan’s performance are free and can be booked via this Eventbrite page; but if you wish to attend the meeting of the British Animal Studies Network which the reading is a part of, there is a charge. Please click on this link to be taken to the meeting webpage and the link to the University of Strathclyde Online shop.