Ruth Padel

Ruth Padel has won the National Poetry Competition and published five poetry collections; her most recent, Voodoo Shop (Chatto), was shortlisted for the Whitbread and T S Eliot Prizes. Her next, The Soho Leopard, was published in 2004. Her critical book 52 Ways of Looking at a Poem (Chatto) was based on her newspaper column ‘The Sunday Poem’.

Anthologies featuring Ruth Padel

Hyphen: an anthology of short stories by poets

Established and award winning poets from around Britian and the UK have been asked to 'interlope' into the unknown territory of the short - most of them for the first time and each bringing with them a new, poetic perspective as well as an intuitive feel for the snapshot's hidden narratives.