• Mookherjee, Jessica

    Jessica Mookherjee is a poet of Bengali origin who now lives in Kent. She has been published in many print and online journals and anthologies including Agenda, The North, Rialto, Under the Radar and Poetry Wales. She was highly commended for Best Single Poem in the Forward Prize 2017.  She has published two pamphlets as well as two full collections: Flood (Cultured Llama, 2018) and Tigress (Nine Arches Press, 2019). She is co-editor of Against the Grain Poetry Press.


"Candlestick’s website is enticing and you might find yourself buying pamphlets of poems about puddings and bicycles..." Erica Wagner
The Times

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