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Electric Bodies: Travels in Life History

Join Disability Arts Online to celebrate the official launch of this landmark text to honour and share the heritage of the Disability Arts Movement.

Through extensive life history interviews transcribed into poetry cycles, Electric Bodies reveals unique insights and epiphanies about disability, identity, art and the society in which we live.

This celebration will feature a live reading from Electric Bodies by Allan Sutherland; a panel discussion on what we learned about recording our history with Colin Hambrook, Vici Wreford-Sinnott and Allan Sutherland; and speeches and networking to showcase and celebrate the book and the artists involved.

Event Details:
8 July 2021
3.30pm - 4.30pm
Via Zoom

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More about Electric Bodies

Electric Bodies: Travels in Life History is a book featuring a selection of transcription poetry by Allan Sutherland with illustrations by Colin Hambrook.

It is based on interviews with leading disabled artists Tony Heaton OBE, Mat Fraser, Katherine Araniello, Julie McNamara, Jess Thom, Robin Surgeoner, Vici Wreford-Sinnott and Colin Hambrook.

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