Swimming to Albania is the new collection of poetry by UEA alumna Sue Hubbard and is published by Salmon Poetry this week. Sue graduated from the MA in Creative Writing at UEA in 1995. She is a freelance art critic, lecturer, broadcaster and writer, and has twice won the London Writers’ competition for her poetry. Her previous collections include Everything Begins With The Skin (1994), Ghost Station (2004), The Idea Of Islands (2010) and The Forgetting And Remembering Of Air (2014). Her first novel Depth of Field was published in 2000, which was followed by Girl In White in 2013, and Rainsongs in 2018. She published her first collection of short stories, Rothko’s Red. A selection of her art writings, Adventures in Art, was published by Other Criteria in 2010, and as an art critic she has written regularly for The Independent, The Independent on Sunday, Time Out, The New Statesman and many art magazines.