YOU CAN HEAR SOME OF RUTH’S POEMS, RUTH READING POEMS, OR TALKING ABOUT HER WORK, ON THESE SITES:
Reading at 92Y Poetry Center New York, February 2019
Performance at Jaipur Festival 2019 with Ben Okri, Kaveh Akbar, Tishani Doshi and Zeina Beck, introduced by William Sieghart
Poetry Hour Jaipur 2019 with Kaveh Akbar, Akhil Katyal, Anupama Raju, Devesh Alakh and Makarand R. Paranjape, moderated by Satyajit Sarna
And (after some speeches) two poems at the Inaugural Session of the 2019 Jaipur Literary Festival.
2019 Talking about her life to Postcards from the Past, with radio presenter Gideon Coe.
2017 talking about Charles Darwin at Heraklion Natural History Museum, Crete (mostly in Greek)
2016 A first reading from Tidings, at the Serpentine Gallery in London
2016 A Meet the Writer radio interview with Monocle Magazine
2014 Talking about her crucifixion poems in Learning to Make an Oud in Nazareth, and the Seven Last Words by Josef Haydn, with cellist David Waterman of the Endellion Quartet
2014 Reading her poem To Speak of Distance, commissioned for Nowhere Island, published in Learning to Make an Oud in Nazareth (2014)
2013 Reading Time to Fly for New Networks for Nature.
2012 Talking science and poetry with philosopher Mary Midgeley
2009 In conversation at the Cambridge Darwin Festival
Reading poems for The Poetry Archive, 1998
PHOTO OF RUTH BY MARK GERSON IN NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY, LONDON
SOME OF RUTH’S POEMS ONLINE
‘Writing to Onegin: after Pushkin’, 2002, Poetry International Web