Poet in Residence at StAnza Poetry Festival 2016

Lift published by Tall Lighthouse

Winner of the 2014 Bridges of Struga Award

Shortlisted for Best Pamphlet 2014 Saboteur Awards

2016 Hawthornden Fellow

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One of the Betjeman Poetry Prize’s poets
with Indigo Williams, Amy Neilson Smith and AF Harrold.

This year’s prize is judged by Carol Ann Duffy and Imitiaz Dharker

Find out how to enter the 2016 prize here

Maung Saungkha was imprisoned for publishing a poem
on Facebook in Burma


Thanks to the tireless work of PEN, Maung Saungkha has now been released.


Thank you to everyone who supported this campaign.


You can find out more about his case, join English PEN

& support other writers at risk at: www.englishpen.org

Finders Keepers: Britain’s Disappearing Wildlife
in Poetry & Illustrations