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Sujata Bhatt is a poet of many different cultures: in this interview, she talks about her travels and how they've influenced her writing and lets us into the "private and inner world" of making poems.
Valerie Gillies writes like the wind and jinks like a hare in the fields of language - The Scotsman
Strands of autobiography, a deeply sensuous ecology of place, historical narratives; the inner world of imagination and the often difficult realities of the postcolonial nation are interwoven in McWatt's bold but carefully worked out architecture. Peepal Tree
B. 1793 D. 1864
If life had a second edition, how I would correct the proofs?. John Clare
Not only rich music, an easy lyricism, but also grit, and earthy honesty, a willingness to be vulnerable and clean. - Gwendolyn Brooks
Dorothea Smartt reveals a poetic intelligence and maturity of form and content which definitely locates her among the best of her generation of poets. - Carol Boyce Davies
The kind of poetry that imbues the everyday, the tarnished and burnished, with the possibilities of the transcendent - The Times
The lower-case lightness of Tom Raworth and the northern comic realism of Simon Armitage - The Guardian