Explore Sarah’s Arts Council England funded multimedia hypertext poetry narrative > Room for yourself by clicking on this link here.

The Sunday Tribune has an article by Andy N about > Room online here – including some of the inspiration behind the project, more on the realities of life with diabetes and how this is hopefully reflected/captured by the project and readers’ journeys through the different rooms.

A podcast interview with Sarah about > Room, poetry and living with diabetes has been released by Spoken Label here.

Making > Room an article and photo about > Room published in The Poetry Society’s Poetry News Autumn 2020.


“[…]This plays into one of the most fruitful ambiguities of > Room, the ambiguity of the internal and external. It’s a testament to James’ writing that this slippage between the body of the poem, the body of the speaker and their mental state itself, seems an organic part of the claustrophobic structure of the poem.

Reading > Room, I felt like the goal of the navigational aspect of the reading was escape, and the end engages with that drive through QR codes in a way I thought was fantastic. Discussing it here might feel like a spoiler so I won’t.

Enter > Room here http://www.sarah-james.co.uk/?page_id=12304

Harry Buckoke, Sabotage Reviews, full review here


Some feedback from reader-explorers that has been incorporated into the > Room experience can also be found here.