Katrina Naomi is a poet, tutor and poetry mentor. Her poetry has appeared in ‘The TLS’, ‘The Poetry Review’, ‘The Spectator’, and on Radio 4. She received a PhD in Creative Writing from Goldsmiths in 2014 and an award from the Royal Literary Fund. She is a 2015 Hawthornden Fellow.
A pamphlet, Hooligans, inspired by the Suffragettes, will be launched by Rack Press in London in February 2015. Her first full collection, The Girl with the Cactus Handshake, was shortlisted for the London New Poetry Award and received an Arts Council England writer’s award. Katrina is a previous winner of the Templar Poetry Competition.
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