Poems on the Underground (98) – set of seven posters
A new set of Poems on the Underground went live on the tube on 12th February for four weeks. The poems celebrate the strong links between past and present, London and Lithuania, East and West, with young and established poets well represented. This set of Poems on the Underground also celebrates 20 years of The Poetry Society’s Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award, and we are pleased to feature two former winners of the competition, Safrina Ahmed and Kyle Spencer, as well as 2017 judge Sinéad Morrissey.
Safrina Ahmed, Layers of Kant reveal: (Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award winner in 2011)
Kyle Spencer, Astral Enlightenment (commended in Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2017)
Sinéad Morrissey, Grasmere Journal, 1801 (Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award judge in 2017)
Daljit Nagra, ‘Look there he goes even now, my father’
Hannah Lowe, Love
Antanas Šimkus, A Date on Sunday
Fujiwara no Toshinari, Cuckoo (‘Has it flown away’), translated by Geoffrey Bownas and Anthony Thwaite
Posters designed by Tom Davidson.
We charge £9.99 for a full set of posters, for postage and packaging only. Delivered rolled in a poster tube.