Audio/Visual

As well as writing for page Lisa works in a variety of media and she is particularly interested in the potential of poetry in digital contexts and the audio/heard properties of words and language.

LOOK

‘Tesseral’ film poem commissioned for Newcastle Poetry Festival, May 2016.

 

LISTEN

Lisa reading/performing:

‘Triptych: Holy Island’, commission for Newcastle Poetry Festival, 2018. Broadcast at Northern Stage, 4 May 2018; and included in the festival anthology Waves and Bones.

 

‘A genealogy of loss’, new 8-2-1 poem commission for Poem of the North.

 

‘Among woods and water’, commission for Northern Poetry Library, 2015.

 

Audience participation and spontaneous recitation:

‘A billow of daisies’ from the Newcastle launch of Callisto, recorded live at the Literary & Philosophical Society, on 13 June 2018

 

‘Of these abandonment’ from the Newcastle launch of The Eternally Packed Suitcase, recorded live at Newcastle City Library, 20 January 2016.

 

‘Afraid’ from the Newcastle launch of The Eternally Packed Suitcase, recorded live at Newcastle City Library, 20 January 2016.

 

Extract from Under the Sea-Wind, by Rachel Carson – version #1. Recorded live at The Empty Shop, Durham International Book Festival, October 2015. [Original text version].

 

Extract from Under the Sea-Wind, by Rachel Carson – version #2. Recorded live at The Empty Shop, Durham International Book Festival, October 2015. [Spontaneous free-style version].