Faculty: Sean Borodale

SEAN BORODALE is one of 2014's Next Generation Poets. He is currently Resident Artist & Writer at Bluecoat, Liverpool, and was Creative Fellow at Trinity College Cambridge from 2013-15. His second collection, Human Work (a poet's cookbook) was published by Jonathan Cape in February 2015. His third collection, Asylum (Jonathan Cape), will be published in 2018. He was selected as a Granta New Poet in 2012, and his debut collection Bee Journal was shortlisted for the T S Eliot Prize and the Costa Book Award in 2013. Mighty Beast, a documentary poem for Radio 3 won the Radio Academy Gold Award in 2014 for Best Feature or Documentary. His topographical poem Notes for an Atlas was recommended by Robert Macfarlane in the Guardian Summer Books 2005. It was performed in 2007 at the Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall, directed by Mark Rylance, as part of the first London Festival of Literature. Other projects include Grey Matter with artist Jonathan Houlding which included a residency at the Fundacion Pilar i Joan Miro, Mallorca, 2009. He was Guest Artist at the Rijksakademie, Amsterdam in 2002 and Northern Arts Fellow at the Wordsworth Trust in 1999. From 2002-7 he was a teaching fellow at the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL.




Sean Borodale

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