Susanna Crossman is a bi-lingual British writer. Co-author of the French novel, L’Hôpital, Le dessous des Cartes (LEH), she has recent/upcoming work in print and online in 3:AM Magazine, The Creative Review, Litro, ZenoPress and elsewhere. A member of the Dangerous Women project, her writing has been short-listed for the Bristol Prize and Glimmertrain. She regularly collaborates in international hybrid projects with artists, filmmakers, theatre companies and musicians. Currently she is completing a film project about Camille Claudel with French director Gilles Blanchard.
When she is not writing, she works internationally with individuals, hospitals and organisations as a drama-therapist and lecturer (Sarah Lawrence College, NY, Université de Rennes 1, Ecole d’art-thérapie de Tours...) specialising in psychiatric care, non-verbal communication, creativity and culture. Her research work is published in France, Korea and Germany.
She studied Drama at Exeter University and has Masters’ degrees from the Université de Rennes 2 and Université Francois Rabelais. She grew up in an international commune near London and has been based in France for nearly half her life. Susanna has three daughters. Life is busy.
Susanna Crossman is represented by Jessica Craig at Craig Literary.