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How To Wash A Heart wins T.S. Eliot Prize 2020

We're delighted to announce that Bhanu Kapil's How To Wash A Heart, published by Pavilion Poetry, has won the T.S. Eliot Prize 2020. Prize chair Lavinia Greenlaw said: "Our shortlist celebrated the ways in which poetry is responding to profound change, and the stylistic freedom that today’s poets have claimed. From this impressive field, we … Continue reading

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Citadel shortlisted for Costa Poetry Award

Martha Sprackland’s debut collection Citadel has been shortlisted for the Costa Poetry Award 2020. On news of the shortlisting, Martha said: “I'm stunned. Citadel was, in one way or another, a long time in the making, and the writing of it was not an easy road. To have a place on the shortlist for such … Continue reading

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Pavilion Poetry: Spring 2020

Pavilion Poetry aims to publish the very best in contemporary poetry and we are extremely excited to welcome three new Pavilion Poetry collections to the family. Citadel by Martha Sprackland How To Wash A Heart by Bhanu Kapil The Station Before by Linda Anderson Each year we launch the poems with the Centre for New … Continue reading

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The Station Before: An Interview with Linda Anderson

Each year our Pavilion Poetry students assist with the publishing of our new collections, dedicating their time to an individual poet. In this interview, Emma Ferguson talks with author Linda Anderson about her new collection, The Station Before (Pavilion Poetry, 2020). Listen to Linda's responses here, or continue below for the interview: Your collection makes … Continue reading