Claire Askew on Seamus Heaney Prize shortlist
Claire Askew is shortlisted for this year's Seamus Heaney Centre Prize for First Full Collection with This changes things. Her collection, published in February 2016, has been selected alongside four other debuts. The winner of the £5,000 prize will be announced during the Seamus Heaney Summer School, which runs between 26th and 30th June. They will also be invited to read at Glucksman Ireland House at New York University for the annual Tom Quinlan Lecture in Poetry.
[08 June 2017]