SAN ALLAND

WRITER, ARTIST, CURATOR

Sandra has a short story commission in this Comma Press anthology, about the 1920 Blind March. Written in collaboration with blind historian, Francis Salt. Click 'Books' for more info, including a free audio recording. Order now.

RECORDINGS 

'I'm Not Your Inspiration 4:
Liz C.', 2015

 

The fourth installment of I'm Not Your Inspiration, Sandra's documentary series about queer and trans D/deaf and disabled artists in Scotland. Liz C., a singer-songwriter, tackles subjects including suicide, hospitalisation, depression and self-harm – but also has us rolling in the aisles with her unique humour. Captioned.

'A Conversation With... Nadia Nadarajah', 2017

 

Performer and director Nadarajah discusses her career. One of five interviews by Sandra Alland and Lisa Mattocks of disabled and D/deaf UK artists. For Disability Arts Online's Viewfinder & SICK! Festival. BSL with captions and voice over. Other films feature Bobby Baker, Robert Softley Gale, James Leadbitter, Tanja Erhart.

'Long Lost Lover' by Bea Webster, 2017

 

A film by Sandra Alland and Ania Urbanowska, featuring deaf poet Bea Webster. One of three poems created as part of Stairs and Whispers: D/deaf and Disabled Poets Write Back (Nine Arches Press, 2017). British Sign Language with captions, voice over and transcript. Silent version available at link. Other film-poems from the book.

FILM PROJECTS 

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Protest! Stories of Resistance