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An Evening of Poetry!

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PublishED is delighted to invite you to an evening of poetry with Sam Riviere, Sophie Collins, Dom Hale, Daisy Lafarge and Oli Hazzard!

Sam Riviere studied at the Norwich School of Art and Design, and holds a PhD in Creative and Critical Writing from UEA. He is the author of 81 Austerities (2012), which won the Forward Prize for Best First Collection, Standard Twin Fantasy (2014) and Kim Kardashian's Marriage (2015). In 2009 he was the recipient of an Eric Gregory Award.

Sophie Collins grew up in Bergen, North Holland, and now lives in Edinburgh. She is co-founder of Tender, an online journal promoting work by female-identified writers and artists. She received an Eric Gregory Award in 2014. Her first collection of poetry will be published by Penguin in 2017.

Dominic Hale was born in Blackpool and is doing a PhD on Wordsworth and Late Modernism at the University of Edinburgh. His poems have recently appeared in the Edinburgh Review, Datableed, and Clinic four.

Daisy Lafarge lives in Glasgow. Her poems have been included in publications such as Poetry London, Tender and Best British Poetry 2015.

Oli Hazzard was born in Bristol and teaches in the School of English at the University of St Andrews. He is the author of Between Two Windows (2012), which won the 2013 Michael Murphy Memorial Prize, and Within Habit (2014). His poetry has also appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies including The Forward Book of Poetry 2010, Best British Poetry 2011, The Salt Book of Younger Poets and New Poetries V.

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