The finissage of Without features poetry reading by
Liz Berry and performance by Simon Clark.
Liz Berry (Black Country Chatto and Windus 2014) is a poet. Her debut collection, Black Country, published by Chatto & Windus in August 2014, was a Poetry Book Society recommendation, an Observer Poetry Book of the Month and won the Forward Prize for Best First Collection.
“vowels ferrous as nails, consonants / you could lick the coal from. / I wanted to swallow them all”
Simon Clark is an artist and lecturer working with words, music and live performance. He has written a PhD on zombies and is currently collaborating on a range of projects with the artist and musician Jenny Moore. Past works include
I Go to Church to Count the Pews and The Postcard Project.
Simon also wrote the essay Americium 241 that accompanies Without.
Simon Clark YouTube