Safrina Ahmed

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2011.

Letitia Chan

A top 15 winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2016.

Alice Malin

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2005. Alice has been published in The Mays, Cadaverine and Acumen. …

Amanda Chong

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2005.

Sara Henry

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2010.

Luke Samuel Yates

…Rialto among others, and on the London Underground. In 2015 he was named a winner of the Poetry Business Pamphlet prize, with The Flemish Primitives. Luke was a Foyle Young

Sara Lyon

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2004.

Priya Bryant

A top 15 winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2016.

Emma Gaen

Emma Gaen was a winner of Foyle Young Poet of the Year 2001.

Nicholas Liu

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2003.

Martha Sprackland

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 1999 and 2005. Her work has appeared in various poetry magazines and she is Assistant Poetry Editor at Faber & Faber….

Colmcille on Exile

…the exquisite Plain of Eolarg, back to Benevanagh, to go back across the Foyle and listen to the swans singing at full tilt as my boat, the Dew-Red, puts in…

Dylan Chaundy

Dylan Chaundy was winner of Foyle Young Poets 2001.

Magnus Dixon

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2013 and 2014.

Mine Serizawa

An international winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2006.

Ahren Warner

…in 2012. Ahren’s second collection, Pretty, published in June 2013, was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation. He is poetry editor of Poetry London. Ahren was a Commended Foyle Young Poet…

Marin Cramer

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2008.

Rebecca Hawkes

Rebecca Hawkes is a winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2001.

Mark Maguire

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2007.

Vicky Hozaifeh

Vicky Hozaifeh is a winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2001.

Judith Huang

Judith Huang is a winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2001, 2003 and 2004.

Naomi Hamilton

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2012.

Mary Chen

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2003.

Megan Pattie

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2009.

Daljit Nagra

…2017. He is the inaugural Poet in Residence for Radio 4/4 Extra and teaches at Brunel University London. Daljit is a judge of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year…

Mengya Du

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2007.

David Morley

…writing downloads on iTunes worldwide. He was one of the judges of the 2012 T.S. Eliot Prize and judged the 2013 Foyle Young Poets of the Year. He teaches at…

Ming Wai Ho

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2002.

Jen Wainwright

Jen Wainwright is a winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2001.

Nai Liu

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2009.

Charlotte Wetton

…Cadaverine, Staple, The Frogmore Papers and elsewhere. Her audio collection Body Politic was published by Dead Ink in 2012. Charlotte was a Foyle Young Poet of the Year in 2001….

Sarah Fletcher

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2012.

Robert Marston

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2011.

Roberta Sher

A top 15 winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2016.

Catriona Bolt

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2013.

Tallulah Hutson

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2012.

Camilla Chen

An international winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2007.

Caroline Harris

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2013.

Zach Simons

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2002 and 2003.

Zoe Bogart

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2003.

Enshia Li

A top 15 winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2017.

Charlotte Trevella

…the minutaie of relationships and is strongly influenced by the geographic and social landscape of New Zealand. Charlotte was a Foyle Young Poet of the Year in 2008 & 2009….

Maiya Dambawinna

A top 15 winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2018.

Suki Datar Jones

A top 15 winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2018.

Chloe Stopa-Hunt

…and Poetry Review. Chloe is currently the poetry reviews editor at Cadaverine magazine and a senior editor at The Oxonian Review. Chloe was a Foyle Young Poet of the Year…

Clare Carlile

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2012.

Olivia Hu

A top 15 winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2018.

Steven Chung

A top 15 winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2016.

Sophia Carney

A top 15 winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2016.

Sonja Moore

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2012.

Anna Lewis

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2002, Anna Lewis has gone on to win several prizes for her poetry including the G.S. Fraser Prize, the Robin Reeves…

Sharon Wang

A winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2005.

Jamie Uy

Jamie Uy was a Commended Foyle Young Poet of the Year 2012 and went on to be one of the winning poets in the Cape Farewell/Poetry Society’s SWITCH Challenge in…

D.S.T.

A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2010.

Sawsan Khalaf

An international winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2008.

Sophia Jih

An international winner of Foyle Young Poets of the Year 2007.

Yasmin Inkersole

A top 15 winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2016.

Sacred and Profane

…dig. And underground, in the trenches of meaning, poets engrave letter by letter in a tablet like idol worshippers in the name of the holiest of holy poetry. There’s nothing…

Linda France

…are Her. She has worked on numerous collaborations with visual artists and musicians, as well as public art projects. Linda also edited the ground-breaking anthology Sixty Women Poets (Bloodaxe 1993)….

Moniza Alvi

…Poetry Society’s ‘New Generation Poets’ in 1994. Her later collections, published by Bloodaxe Books, include Europa (2008) and At the Time of Partition (2013). Both were shortlisted for the T.S….

Mary King

…The Poetry Business and came second in Manchester Cathedral’s Poetry Competition judged by Jo Bell. She works with a poetry group, Keele Poets at Silverdale, lead by Caroline Hawkridge.  …

Carole Satyamurti 1939-2019

…W.W. Norton. Carole was a judge for The Poetry Society’s annual Hamish Canham prize for many years and ran 1-1 feedback sessions, Poetry Surgeries, for poets at our Poetry Cafe….

Zaffar Kunial

Zaffar Kunial published a pamphlet in the Faber New Poets series in 2014 and was Poet-in-Residence at the Wordsworth Trust the same year. In 2011 he won third prize in…

Vandana Khanna

…Ledbetter: Women Poets Occupy the Workspace, Asian American Poetry: The Next Generation and Indivisible: An Anthology of Contemporary South Asian American Poetry. She has taught English and Creative Writing at…

Benjamin Zephaniah

…he calls ‘street politics’. His first real public performance was in church when he was 10 years old, and since then he has become one of Britain’s best known poets….

Ann Drysdale

Ann Drysdale received second prize in the 2001 National Poetry Competition with her poem ‘New Fruit’. Her collections include Backwork (Peterloo Poets, 2002) and Quaintness and Other Offences (Cinnamon, 2009)….

Anna Crowe

…Andrews. She was the runner-up in the National Poetry Competition 1985 and her most recent work is Peatlands, translations of poems by Mexican poet Pedro Serrano (Arc Visible Poets, 2014)….

North of all countries

…pebbles and permafrost. Freshwater mussels wrapping around pearl, and matchless desire befalls, befalls, befalls, in stories of gorgeous breath-away crystals, in queen’s lockets and uncracked duck eggs. Heroes, poets and…

Miriam Connors

Miriam Connors is a winner of Young Poets Network writing challenges including ‘Minimalist’ and ‘Automatic writing’…..

Eleanor Hooker

poets. She is a helm on Lough Derg RNLI Lifeboat, a Fellow of the Linnean Society of London (FLS), and lives in North Tipperary, Ireland, with her husband Peter and…

Peter Daniels

…of Captain Rigby (Personal Pronoun, 2013). He has won several prizes: first prize in the 2010 TLS Poetry Competition, the 2010 Ver Poets Competition, the 2008 Arvon competition, the 2002…

Kristiina Ehin

Kristiina Ehin is one of Estonia’s leading poets and is known throughout Europe for her poetry and short stories. She has an MA in Comparative and Estonian Folklore from the…