John Latham

John Latham is a writer, poet and playwright who has had several of his plays broadcast on BBC Radio 4. His poetry collections include All-Clear (Peterloo Poets, 1990) and Sailor Boy (The Collective Press, 2006). He was awarded second prize in the 2006 National Poetry Competition for his poem ‘From Professor Nobu Kitagawa’s Notebooks On Effects of Lightning on the Human Body (Tr. from the Japanese by N. Kitagawa)’.