Typhoon Etiquette will be published by Verve Poetry Press in April 2019.
Katrina wrote the Japanese-themed pamphlet after receiving an Arts Council Artists’ International Development Fund award, spending six weeks travelling in Japan. During the trip, she walked in Basho’s footsteps, travelling to northern Japan, worked with Yamanashi Prefectural University and carried […]
Katrina is at Cornwall Contemporary Poetry Festival running a workshop called ‘The Young Americans’ on Saturday 24 November. The workshop is £15 full price or £10 for concessions. Click here to book.
Katrina’s workshop, from 10 am to 12 am on 24 November, focuses on Terrance Hayes, Danez Smith and Ocean Vuong, and […]
Here is Katrina’s review of Butterfly Valley by Sherko Bekas.
Bekas’s collection is translated by the Kurdish poet, Choman Hardi. The review, entitled ‘What Generous Pain’ is published by Modern Poetry in Translation.
Butterfly Valley is published by Arc Publications as a bilingual Kurdish-English collection.
Katrina regularly reviews for […]
Katrina’s readings, workshops and other events are updated regularly:
7 November – Poetry workshop with Penzance Women’s Aid. By invitation only.
12 November – Japanese Poetry Workshop for Indian Kings Poets. FULL.
24 November – ‘The Young Americans’ – workshop on Terrance Hayes, Danez Smith and Ocean Vuong at Cornwall Contemporary Poetry Festival […]
Katrina is tutor on The Personal and the Political at Ty Newydd in August 2019.
Katrina will be running The Personal and the Political poetry course with tutor Deryn Rees-Jones from 19 to 24 August 2019. Mona Arshi will be guest tutor.
Katrina is interviewed by Literature Works here.
In the interview, Katrina talks about her BBC commissioned poem and film for National Poetry Day, why she feels that poetry can lead to change and about the poetry scene in Cornwall. Finally, she discusses […]