writer – poet

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Carrie Etter

A poet and teacher exploring the effects of climate change, and Reader in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University.

Clare Best

A poet whose subjects include landscape, environment and human activity in place, collaborating with a visual artist to explore hidden and mysterious bodies of water.

Clare Crossman
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A poet with a background in theatre, collaborations with an illustrator and a songwriter, and practical and creative engagements with local landscapes and nature.

Dave Hubble
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An artist and former ecologist exploring how people will be creative in a future that looks increasingly bleak, but tinged with hope that it won’t be.

Helen Moore

An ecopoet, author, socially engaged artist and educator who facilitates ecopoetry workshops and uses creative writing to support health and wellbeing and ecologically oriented community-wide projects.

Helena Paul

A poet, writer, performer and musician working on tropical forests and land rights, oil extraction, biological diversity, patents on life, biofuels, climate change and much more.

Isabel Galleymore

A poet and critic interested in climate change, nonhuman representation and ecopoetics, whose debut poetry collection, ‘Significant Other’, addresses the effect of climate change on biodiversity.

Jaime Robles

A writer and visual artist who has created several environmental poetry installations and collaborated on a dance–poem juxtaposing the natural world and the city in movement.

James Roberts

A poet, essayist and artist, and founder and art director of Zoomorphic, a creative hub celebrating and defending wildlife and the more than human world.

Jennifer Leach
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A poet, writer, performer and storyteller whose wild work, forged in the fantastical reaches of deep imagination, brings to life new stories for our strange times.

Joanna Guthrie

An ecopoet and a non-fiction writer who seeks deeper connections to nature and to bear witness to these Anthropocene times in a way that feels true.

Julian Bishop
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A former journalist, environment reporter and tv news editor who writes poetry about eco issues and was runner-up in the 2018 Ginkgo Poetry Prize.

Justina Hart
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A poet, short story writer and performer, and a fledgling singer-songwriter whose first song is an offshoot from her poetry commission from Weatherfronts 2016.

Karen Douglass

Author of two cli-fi novels, ‘Accidental Child’ (What if we run out of water?..) and ‘Providence’ (… or too much water, as in sea-level rise?). 

Kelvin Smith
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A prose and poetry writer presenting imaginative perspectives on the climate crisis, and encouraging book people to change what they do and how they do it.

Lisa Matthews

A poet, research student and sci-art practitioner, interested in practitioner-led discourse and new collaborations to take her Rachel Carson-focused work to events, festivals and conferences.

Mat Osmond
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A visual artist, writer and essayist whose work’s central question is what ecological recovery requires of us, faced with anthropogenic mass-extinction.

Nancy Campbell
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A writer and book artist with a particular interest in the polar regions and water conservation.

Nick Drake
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A poet whose collections ‘The Farewell Glacier’ and ‘Out of Range’ explore the Arctic and climate change through human/non-human voices, and the impact of ‘Generation Anthropocene’.

Rachael Clyne

A prizewinning poet, former professional actor and semi-retired psychotherapist, whose nature-inspired poems also reflect otherness, longing for the wild self and facing our destruction of it.

Richard Kefford

A writer exploring the world through short stories, novels, poetry and non-fiction, who sees climate change as potentially existential for fellow travellers on planet Earth.

Sarah Hymas

A poet, performer and artistbook maker focusing on the sea, its ecosystems and its interdependence with people, and the impacts of climate change and pollution.

Susan Richardson

A poet, performer, educator and editor whose work engages a range of environmental issues including wildlife conservation and climate change.

Tessa Gordziejko

A writer, performer, creative producer and activist making work about the climate crisis, whose socially engaged, collaborative arts projects connect citizens and communities with deep themes

Treesong

A climate fiction author and host of a climate change and renewable energy radio show, climate justice advocate and coordinator for a superhero-themed community service group