Katrina Naomi is a poet, tutor and poetry mentor. Her poetry has appeared in ‘The TLS’, ‘The Poetry Review’ and ‘The Spectator’, and been broadcast on Radio 4. She is working towards a Creative Writing PhD at Goldsmiths, with a focus on violence in poetry.

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. A pamphlet, Hooligans, is forthcoming from Rack Press (2015), inspired by the Suffragettes.

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