• Commane, Jane

    Commane, Jane

    Jane Commane is a Midlands-based poet, writer and editor. Her first collection Assembly Lines was published by Bloodaxe in 2018 and was characterised as exemplifying a ‘new Midlands realism’. Jane is co-author of a poetry-writing handbook, How to be a Poet (with Jo Bell), an editor of Under the Radar magazine and the director of Nine Arches Press.

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