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 CRIPPING THE LITERARY at the poetry festival Unspoken Words, 2017; QUEERING CRIP, CRIPPING QUEER at the Queer Collaborations conference, 2018; and WHAT MUST BE DONE: QUEERCRIPS UNDER CAPITALISM at the University of Sydney’s Rad Sex and Consent Week, 2018. Robin is also one of the University of Sydney’s Disabilities Officers for 2018.

Robin is genderqueer and uses they/them/their pronouns. Their interests include transgender history and historiography, comparative mythology, queercrip theory, Mad Studies, weird poetry, invisible histories, cats, black tea, and tattoos.

Robin lives and works 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.