Ian Parks

Ian Parks is the only poet to have his work published in The Times Literary Supplement and The Morning Star on the same day. He is the author of six collections of poems, the most recent of which was a Poetry Book Society Choice, and is the editor of Versions of the North: Contemporary Yorkshire Poetry. He was writer in residence at Gladstone’s Library in 2012 and Writing Fellow at De Montfort University, Leicester from 2012-2014. A further collection, Citizens, is forthcoming from Smokestack Books and he is currently editing the Collected Poems of Harold Massingham.