‘irreverent, heart-wrenching, rallying‘ (Annie Rutherford, The Skinny)

Welcome et bienvenue to the website of poet, performer and workshop facilitator Rachel McCrum. Formerly of Edinburgh, Scotland ( inaugural BBC Scotland Poet in Residence; Rally & Broad; Stewed Rhubarb Press), she is now (mostly) based in Montreal, Quebec.

Read on for more information. If you’re looking for Rachel’s upcoming events and performances, best to see her Facebook page.

For information on workshops, including approach and experience.

For information about Rachel, including bios and photos that can be downloaded for publicity.

To information about past and ongoing projects, as events promoter, platform builder, festival director, and more.

For links to online poems, performances, filmpoems, and audio.

For more information about publications, including reviews, and where to order her books and pamphlets/chapbooks.

To contact Rachel.

Mile End Poets’ Festival is an annual multidisciplinary, multilingual festival centring around poetry, spoken word, music, poetryfilms, collaborative practice, dance and much more. It takes place in Montreal, Quebec. The directors are Ian Ferrier and Rachel McCrum. To find out more about the Festival, visit: https://www.mile-end-poets.ca/

Mile End Poets’ Festival