Featured Poet #4: Simon Barraclough

Simon Barraclough was born in Huddersfield but has lived in London since 1996 and is the author of ‘Los Alamos Mon Amour’ (Salt 2008), which was shortlisted as Best First Collection for the Forward Prize. In 2010 he published ‘Bonjour Tetris’, a mini-book of commissioned poems, with Penned in the Margins. His second collection, ‘Neptune Blue’, was published this year with Salt. His work has been published in the likes of Poetry ReviewThe GuardianThe FT and Magma.

For more information on Simon’s latest collection, click here, or to see three of his poems animated by artist Carolina Melis, go here.


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