Brian Johnstone

Brian Johnstone

Brian Johnstone is a Scottish poet, born in Edinburgh in 1950. He lives in Fife with his wife, the artist Jean... read more
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Glyn Maxwell

Glyn Maxwell

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Michael Longley

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Justin Quinn

Justin Quinn’s poems are formal in the very best sense,... more

Steve Ellis

Born in York in 1952, Steve Ellis has published three... more

Clive Wilmer

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Sue Hubbard

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Tim Liardet

Tim Liardet was born in London in 1959 and educated at the... more

Mary Jo Salter

Mary Jo Salter describes herself as a ‘particularly formal... more

Laurence Lerner

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James Sheard

James Sheard was born in Cyprus in 1962, and spent his... more

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Recordings by historic voices from poetry's past