ROBIN ROBERTSON

ROBIN ROBERTSON

Robin Robertson is the only poet to win the Forward poetry prize in all three categories. His debut collection, A Painted Field, won the 1997 Forward Poetry Prize for Best First Collection. Concluding his trifecta in the Forward Poetry Prize, Robin’s poem “At Roane Head” in his fourth book The Wrecking Light, won the Forward Poetry Prize for Best Single Poem. Robin’s verse novel, The Long Take, was awarded the 2018 Roehampton Poetry Prize for Best Poetry Collection of the Year.

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IN CONVERSATION: ROBIN ROBERTSON