Professor Simon Armitage Hon FBA

Poetry

Elected 2021

Sepia-tone portrait photo of Professor Simon Armitage Hon FBA
Honorary Fellow
2021
CBE, Hon FBA, FRSL

My field of endeavour is poetry, as a reader, writer and critic. I am particularly interested in the definition of the art form in terms of its traditions and its current relationship with society.

Current post

University of Leeds Poet Laureate; Professor of Poetry

Image credit: Steve Lewis

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