• Dooley, Maura

    Maura Dooley (b 1957) is a lecturer in Creative Writing at Goldsmiths College, University of London. Two of her poetry collections have been shortlisted for the TS Eliot Prize. Her most recent publication is The Silvering (Bloodaxe, 2017). She has also edited a number of anthologies and is a former Chair of the Poetry Book Society.


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