Welcome to the Poetry Centre

We are a dynamic hub for research, teaching, and public engagement in poetry at the University of Leeds.

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Welcome to the Poetry Centre

We are a dynamic hub for research, teaching, and public engagement in poetry at the University of Leeds.

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Welcome to the Poetry Centre

We are a dynamic hub for research, teaching, and public engagement in poetry at the University of Leeds.

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Welcome to the Poetry Centre

We are a dynamic hub for research, teaching, and public engagement in poetry at the University of Leeds.

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News

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Poet Zaffar Kunial succeeds Vahni Capildeo as next Douglas Caster Fellow in Poetry

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Jason Allen-Paisant,  Leverhulme Early Career Fellow in the School of Modern Languages Cultures and Societies, has published his long poem ‘Un-Dad...

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The latest issue of our long-running magazine Poetry & Audience (Autumn/Winter 2018; Vol. 48. No.2) featuring Mimi Khalvati, Jon Glover,...

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The Brotherton Poetry Prize presented by the University of Leeds Poetry Centre is now open for entries.

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Events

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Douglas Caster Fellow Vahni Capildeo and renowned poet Malika Booker are taking part in a  spectacular evening of Caribbean culture,...

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Tuesday 19th March, 5.30pm, Alumni Room. Theme: poems about Sheela-na-gigs

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Join us at 18.30 on March 14 2019 for a reading of her own work by Jacqueline Bishop. Jacqueline is...

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Peepal Tree Press, University of Leeds Poetry Centre and Leeds Lit Fest invite you to celebrate 34 years of Peepal Tree...

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