Join two award-winning poets for a reading in Hatfield College Chapel. Michael O’Neill is Professor of English at Durham University. He co-founded and co-edited Poetry Durham (1982-1994) and has received both an Eric Gregory Award and a Cholmondeley Award for Poets. His new book of poems is The Return of the Gift (Poetry Book Society Special Commendation). Jamie McKendrick has written six poetry collections and has won several awards, including the Forward Prize for The Marble Fly (1997) and the Hawthornden Prize for Out There (2012).
In association with Durham University Centre for Poetry and Poetics
Introduced by Dr Sarah Wootton