Peter Daniels

Peter Daniels has two collections, Counting Eggs (Mulfran, 2012) and A Season in Eden (Gatehouse, 2016), to be followed later in 2019 by My Tin Watermelon (Salt). His various pamphlets include Mr Luczinski Makes a Move from HappenStance (2011) as well as two Poetry Business prizewinners, and he has won single poem competitions including the Arvon, TLS and Ledbury. At a previous StAnza, Peter presented his translations of Vladislav Khodasevich from Russian (Angel Classics, 2013), shortlisted for three awards including the Oxford-Weidenfeld translation prize. As a queer writer in residence at the London Metropolitan Archives he wrote the obscene Ballad of Captain Rigby (Personal Pronoun, 2013).

Photo: Alistair Kerr