• Adcock, Fleur

    Adcock, Fleur

    Fleur Adcock (b1934) was born in New Zealand.  She is an award-winning poet, who has also written libretti and is a regular contributor to, and editor and translator of, poetry anthologies.  She was awarded an OBE in 1996.  Recent collections are Poems 1960-2000 (2000) and Dragon Talk (2010), both published by Bloodaxe Books.


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The Times

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