Reader was a Glasgow-based collaboration held between Hannah Chiswell (2001-02), Lalage Harries, James Leadbitter, Eilidh MacAskill and Robert Walton. During the four years that Reader existed the group produced 16 distinct performance works in a variety of sites and countries and with a host of guest collaborators.
The Act of Reading (and the Fire Next Time)
By Stephen J. Bottoms, 2004
This piece introduces Reader with reference to a range of works. An insightful article from the publication that accompanied the Strangers and Intimacy project where Reader wrote letters to, and eventually visited artists living in Melbourne.
Can’t you hear me? It’s dark in here. Where have you gone anyway? : weathering the storms of human relations : a symposium
April 2005, commissioned for Do Not Interrupt Your Activities, Royal College of Art, London