Pnina Shinebourne

Members’ news round-up: Gary Bills, Pnina Shinebourne, Christopher M James, Yvonne Reddick, Alison Lock, Coral Rumble, S K Grout, Jo Burns

Congratulations to Gary Bills, a runner-up in the 2020 Robert Frost Poetry Contest for his poem ‘Change After Whispers’. Hailing from Ledbury, Herefordshire, Gary was the only British poet in the list of ten. Pnina Shinebourne is longlisted for her novel-in-verse Unbridled Messiah in the Lucy Cavendish Fiction Prize. The longlist for the Prize, now […]

Nancy Campbell wins Ness Award for the popularisation of geography through poetry and non-fiction writing

Poetry Society Member Nancy Campbell is the recipient of the Royal Geographic Society’s Ness Award for the popularisation of geography through poetry and non-fiction writing. These are part of a series of awards that recognise extraordinary achievement in geographical research, fieldwork, teaching, policy, and public engagement. Nancy says on Twitter: “Honoured to receive this year’s […]

Treated myself to this a few days ago and been working my way through the dreamy archive ever since. twitter.com/poetrysociety/… Retweeted by The Poetry Society