Sick City Project

'Nobody is healthy in London, nobody can be'

Sick City Talks 9 – ‘Pocket Horizon’

Pocket Horizon is an anthology of new poems inspired by objects in the Whipple Museum of the History of Science in Cambridge and Wellcome Collection in London. Our first workshop took place at the Whipple Museum … Continue reading

October 23, 2013 · 2 Comments

‘Pocket Horizon’ – poems inspired by science, medicine and history

Over the last month I’ve been working with the poet Kelley Swain and her group – the Nevada Street Poets – on a new project which mixes poetry with science, … Continue reading

February 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Gilded Vectors of Disease

Look up as you walk along Keppel Street in Bloomsbury, and you can see gilded rats, fleas, and cobras – a backhanded compliment to pests and parasites by the architects … Continue reading

May 2, 2012 · Leave a comment