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Ledbury Poetry Festival Poetry Competition 2015

Ledbury Poetry Festival Poetry Competition 2015

The LPF Poetry Competition for 2015 is now open fo

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Lo and Behold! Micro-commissions announced

The Poetry School have selected five projects to f

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Read Dive by David Harsent

A poem from the 2014 T S Eliot Prize-winning colle

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David Harsent wins 2014 T S Eliot Prize for Poetry

David Harsent - "a poet for dark and dangerous day

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Ted Slade Award Winners Announced

Poetry Kit is pleased to announce the Ted Slade Award for Services to Poetry 2015 is awarded jointly to Ronnie

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Derek Walcott

Derek Walcott Reading From His Poems

Derek Walcott (b. 1930) was awarded the Nobel prize for Literature in 1992, two years after the publication of his most ambitious and celebrated work to date, Omeros.

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Richard Wilbur

Richard Wilbur Reading From His Poems

Richard Wilbur (b. 1921, New York) is perhaps best known as the second person to hold the position of US Poet Laureate (1987-88), and is also the recipient of laurels including the Pulitzer Prize, the Bollingen Prize and the National Book Award.

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Hugo Williams

Hugo Williams Reading From His Poems

Hugo Williams (b. 1942) is the son of the actor Hugh Williams and the model and actress Margaret Vyner-Williams. This glamorous yet financially precarious family life provides much of the inspiration for his poetry.

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Kit Wright

Kit Wright Reading From His Poems

Kit Wright (b. 1944) is the author of more than twenty-five books, for both adults and children, and the winner of awards including an Arts Council Writers' Award, the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize, the Hawthornden Prize and the Alice Hunt Bartlett Award.

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