Category Archives: T S Eliot Prize

T S Eliot Shortlist: Part 2

It’s getting closer to the weekend, and on Sunday I’m going to be in the audience for the T S Eliot prize readings at London’s Royal Festival Hall. I always get excited about the prize, but I do feel that … Continue reading

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A Book Everyone Should Read: ‘Citizen’, by Claudia Rankine (2015)

While there are few things more powerful than verse, it can take a while to discover the perfect poem that strikes straight to the heart of an emotion, a moment or a truth.  If this is the case for individual … Continue reading

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T S Eliot Prize 2015

I’ve been quite a fan of the T S Eliot prize for several years now.  In an annual outing, every January sees me heading out to London’s Southbank Centre to hear the the prize readings and to form my own … Continue reading

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