Sandra Alland is a writer, filmmaker, performer and interdisciplinary artist living in Scotland. Her poetic collaboration with voice-activated software, Naturally Speaking (espresso), co-won the 2013 bpNichol Chapbook Award. Sandra has published two other books, Blissful Times (BookThug, 2007) and Proof of a Tongue (McGilligan, 2004). She has exhibited work at Tate Modern, mac Birmingham, Glasgow Gallery of Modern Art and Berlin’s Schwules Museum. Sandra has performed throughout the UK and internationally.

Photograph by Kat Gollock