Poetry pamphlet shortlisting

A poetry pamphlet by Carol Rumens, Professor of Creatiive Writing, launched at Pontio this Spring, has been shortlisted for the Michael Marks Award for the best poetry pamphlet published between September 2017 and September 2018.

Bezdelki/Small Things was written in memory of Carol’s Russian partner, Yuri Drobyshev. It’s one of five shortlisted pamphlets, and is published by The Emma Press, also shortlisted for the ‘best pamphlet-publisher’ category of the Award. The winners will be announced at a dinner at the British Library on December 11th

Publication date: 26 November 2018