Education

  • M.A. with Distinction in Creative Writing; University of East Anglia (Sept 2008 - Sept 2009); degree awarded July 2010
  • Post-Baccalaureate Fellowship; Knox College (Sept 2007 - May 2008)
  • B.A. (Cum Laude) w/Honors in English Creative Writing, independent minor in Film Studies; Knox College (Sept 2003 - May2007); degree awarded May 2007

Research Interests

  • Major Subjects: Creative writing, Spoken word performance, Modern and contemporary poetry and poetics, Caribbean literature, English and American literature, Bermudian politics and history
  • Minor Subjects: Visual Culture Theory, Film Theory, Freudian/Lacanian theory, Art History, Photography

Publications-poetry

  • Mimesis #6, “Old Man Pushing a Shopping Cart of Bottles”, “Coming Down From Oxycontin In A Midwestern City Taxi”
  • UEA Anthology: Eight Poets (2009), “Old Man Pushing a Shopping Cart of Bottles”, “Watercolour”, “Sargasso”, “Down ‘Squire’”, “Estimations of Pain at a South Shore Road Trailhead”, “Fever June”
  • The Smoking Poet  #10 (Spring 2009), “I’ve Got A Bone”
  • Underground Voices, (April 2009), “Burned Down”, “Stray Bullets”, “High Finance”
  • Other Poetry Series III No.2 (2008), “Paper Tiger Scattered Over the Prairie”
  • Iota #80 (2007), “Atlantic Souls”
  • The Caribbean Writer vol.19 (2005), “Cavello Bay Quartet”, “All Day Long a Bonfire Danced”
  • Um-Um #10 (2004), “Goslings’ dulled fury murmurs…”

Undergraduate Publications-poetry

  • Catch, vol. 40, No. 1, Fall 2007, “Rallentando”, “Somerset Biyz”, “(From the house beside the Tiger Market…)”, “Going There”, “Judgment at a House Party”
  • Catch, vol. 39, No.2, Spring 2007, “Old Wives’ Tale”, “(If any kite’s line held…)”, “Nursery Work”
  • Catch, vol. 38, No.2, Spring 2006, “Sill”

Undergraduate Publications-creative nonfiction

  • Catch, vol. 39, No.1, Fall 2006, “After the Hurricane”

Official Readings and Presentations

  • Poetry Reading, “Ber-Mused” (a “Dahn de Hill to Daylesford” Fringe Event), The Bermuda Festival For the Performing Arts 2009, Daylesford Theatre, Hamilton, Bermuda, January 21 & 22, 2009
  • Poetry Reading / Art Opening, “ArtSplosion”, Knox College, October 2007
  • Poetry Reading / Art Opening, “Visual Poetry: Sea Inside”, The Elliot Gallery, Pembroke, Bermuda, July 2007
  • Poetry Reading / Art Opening, “Negative Spaces”, Knox College, May 2007
  • Poetry Reading, “3 Crabs in a Bucket and One at the Bottom of the Sea”, City Hall Theatre, Hamilton, Bermuda, July 2006
  • Visual Culture Symposium, Ford Center for the Fine Arts, Knox College, Fall 2005
  • Poetry Reading, “What’s the Word?”, Ruth Seaton James Auditorium, Bermuda, July 2005
  • Poetry Reading, “LISTEN!”, Bermuda National Gallery at City Hall, Hamilton, Bermuda, 2003

Open-Mic Readings

  • Chewstick, 2003-2011, www.chewstick.com
  • Off Knox, 2003-2007
  • BMDS Poems and Pints 2002-2004
  • Neno-Letu, 2001
 
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