Petra Kuppers

Petra Kuppers

Petra Kuppers (University of Michigan/Goddard College) is a disability culture activist and community performance artist. She creates participatory community performance environments that think/feel into public space, tenderness, access and experimentation.
Petra received ASTR’s best dance/theatre book award, and her collection Gut Botany was named one of the top ten US poetry books of 2020 by the New York Public Library. Her next academic book project, Eco Soma: Speculative Performance Encounters, will appear in early 2022.