Conversation Three: Fiona Benson & Ann Gray

5pm - 6.30pm

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Fiona Benson

Fiona's award-winning first collection Bright Travellers (Cape) was shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize.

Her second from Cape, Vertigo & Ghost is described by The Guardian as - "a book of two halves: one merely very good, the other quite out of this world".

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Ann Gray

Ann has published four collections, the latest At the Gate {Headland).

'My Blue Hen' won the Moth International Poetry Prize and was shortlisted for the Forward 2016 best single poem.

In 2018 Ann was a winner of the Poetry Business Competition for her pamphlet, I wish I had more Mothers- "poems full of colour and noise" Declan Ryan, TLS.