About Holly Hopkins

Holly Hopkins’s debut pamphlet, Soon Every House Will Have One, won the Poetry Business Pamphlet Competition and Poetry Book Society Pamphlet Choice. Hopkins has received an Eric Gregory Award and a Hawthornden Fellowship. She now manages the Forward Prizes for Poetry and has been an assistant editor of The Rialto. Holly Hopkins was shortlisted for the 2018 Women Poets’ Prize.

The Foyle Young Poets’ Recording took place on 23rd October 2018 at the Soundhouse Studio, Acton, West London.

Poems by Holly Hopkins

Explanation For Those Who Don’t Know Love - Holly Hopkins
Antonio, Duke of Milan - Holly Hopkins
Scuts - Holly Hopkins
Investing in Mannequins - Holly Hopkins

Featured in the Archive

Books by Holly Hopkins



Women Poets’ Prize (shortlisted)


Hawthornden Fellowship


Poetry Books Society Pamphlet Choice - Soon Every House Will Have One


Eric Gregory Award