Creative writing at undergraduate, MA and PhD level.
Best-known as a poet, Matthew is also a novelist, short story writer and critic, with an interest in twentieth-century and contemporary poetry and fiction, and in particular the twentieth-century Scottish poet W.S. Graham.
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W.S. Graham: New Selected PoemsFrancis, M. & Graham, W. S. 2018 London: Faber and Faber. 125 p.
Rewriting the MabinogiFrancis, M. 2017 In : New Writing.14, 4, p. 1-1110 p.
The MabinogiFrancis, M. C. 2017 Faber and Faber. 100 p.
The Book of the NeedleFrancis, M. 2014 Blaenau Ffestiniog: Cinnamon Press. 272 p.
A Difficult Home:Work, Love and Community in the Poetry of W.S. Graham and Philip LarkinFrancis, M. C. 2013 In : English Studies.94, 5, p. 535-56136 p.