• Sastry, Tom

    Tom Sastry’s poems have been featured in The Guardian and highly commended in the Forward Prize. His pamphlet Complicity (smith/doorstop, 2016) was a Poetry Book Society Choice and a Poetry School Book of the Year. His collection A Man’s House Catches Fire (Nine Arches Press, 2019) was shortlisted for the Seamus Heaney First Collection Prize. He is working on his second collection.


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