About

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Image: Robin, a white genderqueer wheelchair user with green hair, watching light reflecting off the wall of an alleyway just before sunset.

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

Their work has been published by CorditeOverlandMeanjinWesterly, Southerly, and Deaf Poets Society, among others. You can view some of their published work here.

Recent panels include DISABILITY AND NARRATIVE RESPONSIBILITY at Queensland Poetry Festival and DISABILITY POETICS with Andy Jackson at the Emerging Writers Festival. Robin was one of the University of Sydney’s Disabilities Officers for 2018. They are currently working on a PhD in History at the University of Sydney, examining madness and trans pathologisation in late nineteenth–early twentieth century Australia.

Robin is genderqueer and uses they/them pronouns.

Robin lives and writes 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.