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Latest writing

The latest writing from Katrina is in The Dark Horse, Modern Poetry in Translation and Magma, among other journals and anthologies: Katrina discusses Rebecca Elson’s poetry in ‘Rebecca Elson: Dark Matter’ in The Dark Horse reviews some of the latest pamphlets by Karin Karakasli (trans by Sarah Howe and Canan Marasligil), Kim Kyung Ju (trans by …

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#MeToo on Front Row

Katrina’s poem, ‘The Bicycle’ was read and discussed on Radio 4’s ‘Front Row’ on 7 March. Click on this link to hear Front Row –  the #MeToo discussion and Katrina’s poem ‘The Bicycle’ begins 18 minutes in.  You can also hear Pippa Little’s poem ‘Spartaca’ and more about the #MeToo poetry anthology from the editor, Deborah …

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When I was at my most beautiful – Japanese poetry workshop in London

Katrina will be running a one-day Japanese poetry workshop in London on Sat 9 June. In this one-day workshop, for the Poetry School, Katrina Naomi will offer a range of writing exercises based on both contemporary Japanese poetry and traditional Japanese forms. We will read and respond to poetry from the 8th to the 21st …

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Katrina’s poetry news for Feb

Here is Katrina’s poetry news for Feb – her newsletter ‘short & sweet’ https://mailchi.mp/4b54f06dfd26/short-sweet-for-feb-whats-on In this issue, you’ll find: a blog on what it’s like to be poet-in-residence at the Leach Pottery information on a new competition for young writers forthcoming publications a round up of festivals and other opportunities for writers plus a recommended poetry …

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Ann Born Prize Judge

Katrina is the Ann Born Prize judge for the Poetry Society’s competition. The Anne Born Prize is an annual prize for a poet whose work has been published in Poetry News members’ poems competitions over the preceding year. Poets are asked to submit some additional work for consideration by the judge, and the prize is a year of mentoring and support. She will …

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Poetry event listings for 2018

Here are Katrina’s readings, workshops and poetry surgeries for 2018. This will be updated regularly. 15 Jan – Poetry Surgeries – one to one feedback on your poetry – Penzance (in person) & worldwide (via skype) – Poetry Surgeries – to book, contact the Poetry Society http://poetrysociety.org.uk/poetry-society-information/services/poetry-surgery/poetry-surgery-with-katrina-naomi-penzance-truro/ 19 Jan – 2 Feb – Poet-in-Residence at Leach …

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