AUTHORS & SPEAKERS

Simon Armitage

Simon Armitage

UK

Simon Armitage has published 11 collections of poetry, most recently Paper Aeroplane: Selected Poems 1989–2014 and The Unaccompanied. He is the author of three bestselling non-fiction titles, and in 2007 published his acclaimed translation of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, which has sold over 100,000 copies worldwide. In 2015, he was appointed Oxford Professor of Poetry.

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Simon Armitage is featured in the following SWF event(s):

Across the Universe: Three Poets Address The State of the World

10 Nov, Sat 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
The Arts House (TAH), Chamber
TICKETED EVENT

Belonging Somewhere and Nowhere

10 Nov, Sat 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
The Arts House (TAH), Chamber
FESTIVAL PASS EVENT