Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
> >

Simon Armitage

Poet, playwright, novelist

Simon Armitage    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Simon Armitage: Poet, playwright, novelist
Simon Robert Armitage, is an English poet, playwright and novelist. He is professor of poetry at the University of Leeds and succeeded Geoffrey Hill as Oxford Professor of Poetry when he was elected to the 4-year part-time appointment from 2015-2019. On 10 May 2019 it was announced that Armitage would be the next Poet Laureate.


Simon Armitage: 'Witty and profound' writer to be next Poet Laureate

simon armitage: 'witty and profound' writer to be next poet laureate
The "witty and profound" writer's work spans sharp observations about modern life and classical myths.
BBC News - Published

Search this site and the web:

You Might Like

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.