Interview: Dai George

Dai PortraitDai George was born in Cardiff in 1986 and studied in Bristol and New York, where he received an MFA from Columbia University’s writing programme. He has had poems and criticism published in The Guardian Online, The Boston Review, New Welsh Review, Poetry Review and others. His poetry has appeared in several anthologies, including the Salt Book of Younger Poets and Best British Poetry 2011 and 2013. His first collection, The Claims Office, was published by Seren in October 2013. Thanks to an Arts Council England grant, he is currently at work full-time on a novel about the Gunpowder Plot, with the playwright Ben Jonson as the central character.

Dai George’s website

 

Bibliography:
The Claims Office (Seren, 2013) ISBN 9781781720905

 

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