Hannah Swingler

Hannah Swingler is a poet, storyteller, artist and teacher. Her first collection The Dress Has Pockets was published by Verve Poetry Press in 2019. ​

She has performed across the country and internationally, on stages, streets and radio. Her work explores themes of nostalgia, family relationships, mental health, and local history and heritage. Hannah has been a BBC New Creative, Birmingham Hippodrome Young Poet and a resident poet for the Birmingham Midland Institute’s BMI Live! programme.