I Ursula Book Launch
Friday, 31 January 2020
7pm for a 7.30pm start
The Studio, The Hive,Sawmill Cl, The Butts, Worcester, WR1 3PD
Ruth Stacy releases her new collection of poetry I,Ursula described as a revealing "the frank and often stark geographies of mental health and the playful and often political complexities of the muse."
RUTH STACEY is a lecturer in Creative Writing at the University of Worcester. Her poetry collection Queen, Jewel, Mistress was published by Eyewear Publishing, 2015, and her pamphlets include Inheritance (Mothers Milk Books, 2017). A duet with another poet, Katy Wareham Morris, which explores 19th century experience of motherhood, contrasted with a 21st century mother's voice.
Inheritance won Best Collaborative Work at the 2018 Saboteur Awards. A poetic memoir, How to Wear Grunge, was published by The Knives, Forks and Spoons Press in 2018 and was shortlisted for best pamphlet at the Saboteur Awards 2019. She is currently writing an imagined memoir in poetry of the tarot artist Pamela Colman Smith, as part of her PhD study.