Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers – Bernadette McAloon



Bernadette McAloon is a Creative Writing PhD student at Newcastle University researching Female Identities and Cultures in Poetry of Place. Her interests include memory trace in landscape and place; class representation and the female voice; polyphonic poetry and poetics of local archives. Her poems have appeared in Butchers Dog, Drifting Down the Lane, Mslexia, The Ofi Press and Rowing Home. She was a runner up in the Mslexia Poetry competition 2012 and winner of the Vorse Scribben section of Basil Bunting Award 2013.