• Ivory, Helen

    Helen Ivory is a poet and visual artist. Her fifth collection is The Anatomical Venus (Bloodaxe, 2019). It was shortlisted for last year’s East Anglian Book Awards, and won the EDP, East Anglian Writers ‘By the Cover Award.’ She edits the webzine Ink Sweat and Tears and is a tutor for UEA/NCW online creative writing.  A book of mixed media poems Hear What the Moon Told Me is out from KFS and a chapbook Maps of the Abandoned City appeared from SurVision Press in 2019. Her work has been translated into Polish and Ukrainian as part of the Versopolis translation project.


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