• Clarke, Gillian

    Gillian Clarke (b1937) was born in Wales, where she lives and works. As well as publishing plays, prose, and books for children, including translations from the Welsh of traditional stories, she is the author of several poetry collections, most recently Zoology (Carcanet Press, 2016). In 2008 she was appointed the National Poet for Wales.

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