Antony Owen

Antony Owen is from Coventry, England, with an interest in exploring the consequences of conflicts which he considers are largely overlooked.
Author of five poetry collections, his The Nagasaki Elder (V.Press, 2017) was inspired by atomic bomb survivors’ accounts and growing up in Cold
War Britain at the peak of nuclear proliferation. His poems have been translated into Japanese, Mandarin and Dutch. CND Peace Education (UK)
selected Owen as one of their first national patrons in 2015, and his poems feature in a national CND peace education resource to schools. Owen is
also a recipient of the 2016 Coventry Peace & Reconciliation Award for various peace projects.