As promised last week, here is my presentation of the paper I co-wrote with Sue Dymoke in which we argue on the importance of social networks in poets’ development.

I shall present this paper at the Great Writing conference, Saturday 23 June, 2018.

You can download my slides here: Poetry as a socially mediated process_Great Writing_June 2018


Image: The New York Poets: l-r: back: Patsy Southgate, Bill Berkson, John Ashbery; front: Frank O’Hara, Kenneth Koch.