Murray, Isobel, editor. “Ali Smith”. Scottish Writers Talking 3, John Donald, pp. 186-29.
. Wood, now a documentary filmmaker with a focus on the found object, collaborated with Smith on theatrical projects, mounting original...
has continued to collaborate with Smith. Along with Kasia Boddy
, the two have served as editors of literary anthologies like Brilliant Careers (mentioned above) and Let's Call the Whole Thing Off...
published Shire, a volume of four stories inspired by the work of scholar Helena Mennie Shire
, through the small Full Circle Editions press. Smith's partner, Sarah Wood
, provided the artwork for the collection.
Remarkably too, the print-run made a deliberate switch midway in the order of its two stories—of a fifteenth-century Italian painter and of a modern British teenager—and copies were randomized for distribution, so buyers do not...