Stacy Hardy is a writer living in Cape Town. She is a founding member of the Venus Fly Trapeze Theatre Company, which has produced nine works since 1995. She's written scripts for the likes of Andrew Buckland, Ginette Ginslov and Martinus Basson's Reis, Vleis & Aartappels Theatre Company. Her hypertext and multimedia art has been exhibited at various local and international exhibitions. In 2002 she was a member of the South African delegation at Ars Electronica in Austria. She has won numerous awards, including a Construction Award (2003) and a New Channels Digital Art Competition award (2003). Her fiction has appeared on donga and LitNet and in AFRO Magazine. She participated in the 2003 Crossing Border Festival in The Hague in The Netherlands.
Stacy Hardy, Naomi Meyer2015-02-20"I think all writers have a responsibility to provoke the imagination, to open up new worlds and other spaces and places. It seems to me that this has acquired a new urgency in our global, capitalist world, where the imagination is really under attack."