Jessica Tillings is a poet & artist based temporarily in Hampshire. She co-chairs the Edge Hill University's gender & sexuality research group GenSex & until recently managed the interdisciplinary performance series Reverb, which she founded. Previously she was the Editorial Assistant for The Wolf, & has edited & managed several other magazines, journals & literary projects.
Her work has appeared in Blackbox Manifold, HVTN, Guttural, MAI: Feminism & Visual Culture, SPAM Zine, The Wolf, Zarf, & DATABLEED. New work is forthcoming in EPIZOOTICS!
She was the winner of the 2016 Rhiannon Evans Poetry Prize & 2017 Eileen Davis Prize.
Publications, Performances & Prizes
F[/]rest, Haunt & Hell, EPIZOOTICS! - Coming Soon -
& She Says, Blackbox Manifold
Little Breath, Guttural
Blood Rhythms, MAI: Feminism & Visual Culture
from Blame Sonnets, The Wolf
Bus De La Lum, Reverb Launch
Eileen Davis Academic Prize, 2017
High Functioning, Zarf
from Horse Blood, DATABLEED
Tack - with Jazmine Linklater, North by North West Poetry Tour, Ormskirk
Tack - with Jazmine Linklater North by North West Poetry Tour Manchester
Victory, Concrete Vein
High Functioning, Bus De La Lum, Pinnacles, The Creative Writing Programme Presents Simon Perril
Bus De La Lum, DATABLEED
Rhiannon Evans Poetry Award, 2016