Nancy writes a monthly literature column for the Book club section of culture and arts based magazine, Kiloran.

December 2020

“Our Love is Not Historical Fiction” created and performed for The House of Discord, inspired by the aesthetics and tragedy of wlw period costume dramas, capturing the hunger and beauty of queer love and how we get to write our own happy endings.

May 2021

A mixed media exhibition by Courtney Askey and Nancy Dawkins commissioned for Forgotten Futures. The interdisciplinary exhibition explores self-care and ASMR (The Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response).


A short collection of poems inspired by dreams during lockdown, published  in an online magazine.


An article based around the concepts of self-care as action vs self-care as rest, and they are not mutually exclusive.

Abstract Emotion


Abstract emotion: An explanation of our non-avoidance of negative emotional responses to abstract art was accepted to be presented at the 2018 ESPP conference in Rijeka, and was presented at the Understanding Value VII conference at University of Sheffield. It is unpublished but available on request. 


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