Sandra co-makes 5 short documentaries
(Disability Arts Online's Viewfinder, w/ Lisa Mattocks & SICK!)
With Nadia Nadarajah, Robert Softley Gale, Bobby Baker, James Leadbitter (the Vacuum Cleaner) & Tanja Erhart
Stairs and Whispers @ Scottish Poetry Library
WEDNESDAY, 6.30pm, Scottish Poetry Library, Edinburgh
"Home" a short story by Sandra Alland
Sandra is a writer, filmmaker, interdisciplinary artist & curator.
Sandra is co-editor, with Khairani Barokka and Daniel Sluman, of the anthology: Stairs and Whispers: D/deaf and Disabled Poets Write Back (Nine Arches Press, 2017). Stairs and Whispers will feature at Ledbury Poetry Festival (July 8) and Scottish Poetry Library (September 27). Comma Press recently published Sandra's short stories in two new anthologies, Thought X: Fictions and Hypotheticals and Protest! Stories of Resistance. Sandra also co-created five new short documentaries and a curated playlist as part of Disability Arts Online's Viewfinder, in collaboration with Lisa Mattocks and SICK! Festival (2017, click on YouTube link at right).
Besides writing stories and poetry, Sandra directs short documentaries and experimental poetry films, performs poetry with They They Theys, and curates Scotland's intersectional trans & queer arts project, Cachín Cachán Cachunga! Find books in Buy Books, and other publications and live appearances in Events.