• Hamberger, Robert

    Robert Hamberger has published six poetry pamphlets and four full-length collections. Blue Wallpaper (Waterloo Press, 2019) was shortlisted for the 2020 Polari Prize. His prose memoir with poems A Length of Road: finding myself in the footsteps of John Clare was published in 2021. He has been shortlisted and highly commended in the Forward prizes, and his poetry has appeared in a number of international anthologies, as well as in The Guardian as a Poem of the Week. He has also received a Hawthornden Fellowship.


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