Paul Farley has received widespread acclaim for his poetry, including the Whitbread Prize, the Somerset Maugham Award, the Cholmondeley Prize, the E.M. Forster Award from the American Academy of Arts & Letters, two Forward Prizes and the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year. His Selected Poems was published by Picador in 2014. He has also written more widely on the arts and literature for the Guardian, Granta, Art Review, Tate etc, the Independent and Poetry Review. As a broadcaster he has made many arts, feature and documentary programmes for radio and television, including Auden: Six Unexpected Days, The Larkin Tapes and Children of the Whitsun Weddings, and written several original dramas and adaptations. He also presents BBC Radio 4’s contemporary poetry programme The Echo Chamber.
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