Ruth PadelRuth 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
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.