angelaDr Angela France is a prize-winning poet and an experienced teacher of creative writing. She is the author of four poetry collections, and her many achievements include winning the Lightship International Poetry Prize. Her poetry collections are Lessons in Mallemaroking (Nine Arches Press), Occupation (Ragged Raven Press),  Hide, (Nine Arches Press) and her latest collection The Hill, (Nine Arches Press) of which poet Sheenagh Pugh said ‘Exuberant, controlled, angry, elegiac, this is a poetry of landscape, politics, witness.‘ Angela has developed The Hill into a multi-media poetry show which she is performing around the country,  with 10 dates funded by the Arts Council. Angela also runs a monthly live poetry event in Cheltenham, ‘Buzzwords’, and has had poems published in numerous poetry journals and anthologies. She holds an MA in Creative and Critical Writing and a PhD in Creative Writing from the University of Gloucestershire. Find out more at her website

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