Sophie Robinson

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Sophie Robinson (born 1985)[1] is a contemporary English poet.

Background[edit]

Robinson's creative and critical work has been published in Pilot, How2, Dusie, and the anthologies Voice Recognition: 21 Poets for the 21st Century (Bloodaxe) and The Reality Street Book of Sonnets (Reality Street, 2008). She has performed her work in Ireland, as part of the SoundEye Festival,[2] and America.[3] An out lesbian,[1] she lives in London, where she is researching a PhD in queer poetics at Royal Holloway, University of London.

Robinson was the poetry artist in residence at the Victoria and Albert Museum in 2011.[1]

Awards[edit]

Works[edit]

  • Killin' Kittenish (yt communications, 2006)
  • The Reality Street Book of Sonnets (Reality Street, 2008)
  • a (Les Figues Press, 2009)
  • Voice Recognition: 21 Poets for the 21st Century (Bloodaxe Books, 2009)
  • Lotion (Oystercatcher Press, 2010)
  • Infinite Difference: Other Poetries by U.K. Women Poets (Shearsman Books, 2010)
  • The Institute of Our Love in Disrepair (Bad Press, 2012)

Further reading[edit]

  • David Kennedy and Christine Kennedy, Women’s Experimental Poetry in Britain 1970–2010: Body, Time and Locale (Liverpool University Press, 2013)

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