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Alan Leslie Gillis (born 22 September 1936) is a former Irish Fine Gael politician and Farmers' leader.
Alice Oswald (born 1966) is a British poet from Reading, Berkshire.
Anne Carson (born June 21, 1950) is a Canadian poet, essayist, translator, and professor of Classics.
Arundhathi Subramaniam is a poet, artist and a writer on spirituality and culture.
Bernard O'Donoghue FRSL (born 1945) is a contemporary Irish poet and academic.
William James Collins, known as Billy Collins, (born March 22, 1941) is an American poet, appointed as Poet Laureate of the United States from 2001 to 2003.
Birthday Letters, published in 1998, is a collection of poetry by English poet and children's writer Ted Hughes.
Brian Turner (born 1967) is an American poet, essayist, and professor.
British literature is literature in the English language from the United Kingdom, Isle of Man, and Channel Islands.
Dame Carol Ann Duffy HonFBA HonFRSE (born 23 December 1955) is a Scottish poet and playwright.
Caroline Bird (born 1986) is a British poet, playwright and author.
Charles Boyle (born in Leeds in 1951) is a British poet.
Christopher John Reid, FRSL (born 13 May 1949) is a Hong Kong-born British poet, essayist, cartoonist, and writer.
Ciaran Gerard Carson (born 9 October 1948) is a Belfast, Northern Ireland-born poet and novelist.
Claudia Rankine (born 1963) is a poet, essayist, playwright, and the editor of several anthologies.
Colette Bryce (born 1970) is a poet, freelance writer and editor.
Daljit Nagra FRSL (born 1966) is a British poet whose debut collection, Look We Have Coming to Dover! – a title alluding to W. H. Auden's Look, Stranger!, D. H. Lawrence's Look! We Have Come Through! and by epigraph also to Matthew Arnold's "Dover Beach" – was published by Faber in February 2007.
Daniel Abse, CBE FRSL (22 September 1923 – 28 September 2014) was a Welsh poet and physician.
David Harsent (born in Devon on 9 December 1942) is an English poet and TV scriptwriter.
Denise Riley (born 1948, Carlisle) is an English poet and philosopher who began to be published in the 1970s.
Sir Derek Alton Walcott, KCSL, OBE, OCC (23 January 1930 – 17 March 2017) was a Saint Lucian poet and playwright.
Deryn Rees-Jones is an Anglo Welsh poet, who lives and works in Liverpool.
District and Circle is a poetry collection by Seamus Heaney, who received the 1995 Nobel Prize in Literature.
Donald "Don" Paterson, OBE, FRSL, FRSE (born 1963) is a Scottish poet, writer and musician.
Douglas Eaglesham Dunn, OBE (born 23 October 1942) is a Scottish poet, academic, and critic.
Edward Archibald "Archie" Markham FRSL (1 October 1939 – 23 March 2008) was a Montserratian poet, playwright, novelist and academic.
Edwin George Morgan (27 April 1920 – 17 August 2010), The Independent.
Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin (born 28 November 1942) is an Irish poet and academic born in Cork.
Electric Light (Faber and Faber, 2001) is a poetry collection by Seamus Heaney, who received the 1995 Nobel Prize in Literature.
This article is focused on English-language literature rather than the literature of England, so that it includes writers from Scotland, Wales, and the whole of Ireland, as well as literature in English from countries of the former British Empire, including the United States.
This article focuses on poetry written in English from the United Kingdom: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland (and Ireland before 1922).
Fiona Benson (born 1978) is an English poet.
Fiona Ruth Sampson, is a British poet and writer.
Frances Leviston (born 1982) is a British poet.
Fred D'Aguiar (born 2 February 1960) is a British-Guyanese poet, novelist and playwright.
Sir Geoffrey William Hill, FRSL (18 June 1932 – 30 June 2016) was an English poet, professor emeritus of English literature and religion, and former co-director of the Editorial Institute, at Boston University.
George Szirtes (born 29 November 1948) is a British poet and translator from the Hungarian language into English.
Gerard Woodward (born 1961) is a British novelist, poet and short story writer, best known for his trilogy of novels concerning the troubled Jones family, the second of which, I'll Go to Bed at Noon, was shortlisted for the 2004 Man-Booker Prize.
Gillian Allnutt (born 15 January 1949 in London) is an English poet who has been nominated for the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry.
Gillian Clarke (born 8 June 1937 in Cardiff) is a Welsh poet, playwright, editor, broadcaster, lecturer and translator.
Glyn Maxwell (born 1962) is a British poet, playwright, librettist, and lecturer.
Helen Farish (born 1962 Cumbria) is a British poet.
Helen Mort (born 28 September 1985, Sheffield) is a British poet.
Hugo Williams born Hugh Anthony Mordaunt Vyner Williams is a British poet, journalist and travel writer.
Robert Ian Duhig (born 9 February 1954 London) is a British poet.
Jacob Polley (born 1975) is an English poet from Carlisle, Cumbria, United Kingdom.
James Lasdun (born 1958) is an English writer.
Jamie McKendrick (born 1955) is an English poet.
Jane Draycott is a British poet.
Jane Hirshfield (born 24 February 1953) is an American poet, essayist, and translator.
Jean Sprackland (born 1962) is an English poet and writer, the author of four collections of poetry and a book of essays about landscape and nature.
Jen Hadfield is a British poet and visual artist.
John Burnside (born 19 March 1955) is a Scottish writer, born in Dunfermline.
John F. Deane (born 1943 on Achill Island) is an Irish poet and novelist.
John Hartley Williams (7 February 1942 – 3 May 2014) was a British poet who was born in Cheshire and grew up in London.
John Kinsella (born 1963) is an Australian poet, novelist, critic, essayist and editor.
John Stammers (born 1954 Islington, London) is a British poet and writer.
Jorie Graham (born May 9, 1950) is an American poet.
Julia Copus (born 1969 in London) is a British poet and children's writer.
Professor Kathleen Jamie FRSL (born 13 May 1962) is an award winning Scottish poet and essayist, and Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Stirling.
Kevin Powers (born July 11, 1980) is an American fiction writer, poet, and Iraq War veteran.
Lavinia Greenlaw (born 30 July 1962) is an English poet and novelist.
Leontia Flynn is a poet and writer from Northern Ireland.
Leslie Allan "Les" Murray AO (born 17 October 1938) is an Australian poet, anthologist and critic.
This is a list of British literary awards.
This is a list of literary awards from around the world.
This is a list of awards that are, or have been, given out to writers of poetry, either for a specific poem, collection of poems, or body of work.
This page gives a chronological list of years in literature (descending order), with notable publications listed with their respective years and a small selection of notable events.
This page gives a chronological list of years in poetry (descending order).
The London Evening Standard (or simply Evening Standard) is a local, free daily newspaper, published Monday to Friday in tabloid format in London.
Louise Elisabeth Glück (born April 22, 1943) is an American poet.
Mark Doty (born August 10, 1953) is an American poet and memoirist.
Matthew Sweeney (born 1951 in Donegal, Ireland) is an Irish poet.
Maura Dooley is a British poet and writer.
Maurice Riordan (born 1953) is an Irish poet, translator, and editor.
Michael Longley, CBE (born 27 July 1939) is a poet from Belfast in Northern Ireland.
Michael Symmons Roberts FRSL (born 1963 in Preston, Lancashire) is a British poet.
Michael Ogilvie Imlah (26 September 1956 – 12 January 2009), better known as Mick Imlah, was a Scottish poet and editor.
Mimi Khalvati is an Iranian-born British poet.
Moniza Alvi (born 2 February 1954) is a Pakistani-British poet and writer.
Ocean Vuong (born Vinh Quoc Vuong; October 14, 1988) is an American poet and essayist.
Pascale Petit is a UK poet.
Paul Farley, FRSL (born 1965) is a British poet, writer and broadcaster.
Paul Muldoon (born 20 June 1951) is an Irish poet.
Penelope Shuttle (born 12 May 1947) is a British poet.
Peter Neville Frederick Porter OAM (16 February 192923 April 2010) was a British-based Australian poet.
Philip Gross (born 1952) is a poet, novelist, playwright and academic, based in Britain.
The Poetry Book Society (PBS) was founded in 1953 by T. S. Eliot and friends, including Sir Basil Blackwell, "to propagate the art of poetry".
Polly Clark (born 1968) is a Canadian-born British writer and poet.
Robert Crawford FRSE FBA (born 1959) is a Scottish poet, scholar and critic.
Robert Minhinnick (born 12 August 1952) is a Welsh poet, essayist, novelist and translator.
Robin Robertson, FRSL (born in Scone, Perthshire 1955) is a Scottish poet.
Roddy Lumsden (born 1966) is a Scottish poet, who was born in St Andrews.
Ruby Doris Smith-Robinson (April 25, 1942 – October 7, 1967) worked with the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) from its earliest days in 1960 until her death in October 1967.
Ruth Sophia Padel FRSL FZS (born 8 May 1946) is a British poet, novelist and non-fiction author, known for her nature writing and connections with music, science, Greece and conservation.
Sam Willetts (born 1962) is an English poet.
Sarah Howe (born 1983) is a Chinese–British poet, editor and researcher in English literature.
Sarah Maguire (26 March 1957 – 2 November 2017) was a British poet, and translator.
Seamus Justin Heaney (13 April 1939 – 30 August 2013) was an Irish poet, playwright and translator.
Sean O'Brien (born 19 December 1952 in London) is a British poet, critic and playwright.
Selima Hill (born 13 October 1945 in Hampstead) is a British poet.
Sharon Olds (born November 19, 1942) is an American poet.
Sheenagh Pugh (born 20 December 1950) is a British poet, novelist and translator who writes in English.
Simon Robert Armitage CBE (born 26 May 1963) is an English poet, playwright and novelist.
Sinéad Morrissey (born 24 April 1972 in Portadown, County Armagh) is a Northern Irish poet.
Sophie Hannah (born 1971) is a British poet and novelist.
Stephen Romer, FRSL is an English poet, academic and literary critic.
Thomas Stearns Eliot, (26 September 1888 – 4 January 1965), was an essayist, publisher, playwright, literary and social critic, and "one of the twentieth century's major poets".
Tara Bergin (1974 –) is an Irish poet.
Edward James Hughes (17 August 1930 – 28 October 1998) was an English poet and children's writer.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
Tim Liardet is a poet, a critic, and Professor of Poetry at Bath Spa University.
Thomas Neilson Paulin (born 25 January 1949 in Leeds, England) is a Northern Irish poet and critic of film, music and literature.
Tracey Herd (born 1968) is a Scottish poet based in Dundee.
Surya Vahni Priya Capildeo (born 1973) is a Trinidadian writer, and a member of the extended Capildeo family that has produced notable Trinidadian politicians and writers (including V. S. Naipaul, a cousin of Capildeo's, and Neil Bissoondath).
Esme Valerie Eliot (née Fletcher; 17 August 19269 November 2012) was the second wife and later widow of the Nobel prize-winning poet, T. S. Eliot.