Dorothy Lehane is the author of Ephemeris (Nine Arches Press, 2014) and Places of Articulation (Dancing Girl Press, 2014). She is the founding editor of Litmus Publishing, a press exploring the intersection between science and literature. Her pamphlet Umwelt is forthcoming with Leafe Press.
Her PhD research explores social, ethical and perceptual questions surrounding permission and authorship in representational poetic practice. Her poetry examines questions concerning cultural encounters and embodied responses in the practice of disability poetry.
Dorothy has read her work to audiences at the Science Museum, the Wellcome Trust, the Barbican, the Roundhouse and BBC Radio Kent. Recent poetry and reviews appear in the SALT anthology Best British Poetry 2015, Shearsman, Tears in the Fence, and Long Poem Magazine.
Dorothy teaches Creative Writing at the University of Kent and LSBU.
LSBU loans Dorothy Mead’s Reclining Nude painting to Tate Britain
6 March 2018
Dynamic partnership with London South Bank University and the V & A proves a hit
24 January 2018
LSBU hosts first Media Communications and Cultural Studies Association conference
13 January 2018
Thomas’ success proves Asperger’s is no barrier in academia
29 November 2017
LSBU leads by example in tackling sustainability challenges
22 November 2017
Mayor of London certifies LSBU a healthy place to work
15 November 2017
Discover the Changing Face of Elephant & Castle at LSBU
14 November 2017
LSBU awards six honorary graduates and fellows
10 November 2017
LSBU celebrates 125 year Anniversary with Parliamentary reception
9 November 2017