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Participants: Jay Bernard

Jay Bernard

Jay Bernard’s Your Sign is Cuckoo, Girl was the Poetry Book Society’s pamphlet choice for summer 2008.  She was recently poet in residence on allotments in London and Oxford, and at the Benenden School in Kent. She has read her work on radio shows such as The Verb, The Green Room and the Today Show, and appeared at venues such as Trafalgar Square and Shakespeare’s Globe, and at festivals such as Vienna Lit in Austria and Latitude. As well as writing poetry, Jay has written a libretto commissioned by the Royal Opera House and penned a monthly cartoon strip entitled Budo.
She currently blogs at

Jay Bernard is Artist in Residence at StAnza 2010.

StAnza 2010 Events:

Wed 17 March | Exhibitions Launch
StAnza Directors, David Bruce, artist in residence Jay Bernard; music from Cahal Dallat
The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street – Level 2 Foyer

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