Tony Harrison

Tony Harrison's poetry has won numerous awards including the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize for The Loiners and The Whitbread Poetry Prize for The Gaze of the Gorgon (Bloodaxe). He has also written extensively for the National Theatre and his translation of Aeschylus' Oresteia won the 1982 European Poetry Translation Prize. Harrison's film-poems include V, Prometheus and a contemporary response to Auden's Night Mail.

Anthologies featuring Tony Harrison

Leeds Stories 1

This is the first in a series of specially commissioned, original short stories celebrating the strength and richness of the city's literary alumni.

The Book of Leeds

Bringing together fiction from some of the city's most celebrated writers, The Book of Leeds traces the unique contours that fifty years of social and economic change can impress on a city.