About

RM

[Image: Robin, a white genderqueer wheelchair user with rainbow hair and tattoos, reading into a microphone.]

Robin M. Eames is a queercrip writer, artist, and historian living on Gadigal land (Sydney, Australia).

Their work has been published by CorditeVoiceworksIbis HouseArcher MagazineStrange Horizons, and Deaf Poets Society, among others. They have exhibited art at Newtown Festival, Verge Gallery, the M2 Gallery, the Red Rattler Theatre, and the Burdekin Hotel. You can view the details of their past work (including publications and speaking events) here.

Recent panels include NARRATIVE PROSTHESIS at the National Young Writer’s Festival, 2018; QUEERING CRIP, CRIPPING QUEER at the Queer Collaborations conference, 2018; and CRIPPING THE LITERARY at the poetry festival Unspoken Words, 2017. Robin is also one of the University of Sydney’s Disabilities Officers for 2018.

Robin is genderqueer and uses they/them pronouns. Their interests include transgender history and historiography, comparative mythology, Mad Studies, and queercrip poetics.

Robin lives on the occupied lands of the Gadigal people of the Eora nation. Sovereignty was never ceded. This land always was and always will be Aboriginal land.