Sunday, 20 June 2010

OPC Adjudicator Announced

The adjudicator for our 2011 Open Poetry Competition will be Martin Figura.

Martin's first poetry collection - The Little Book Of Harm - was published in 2000 and is now in its 4th edition. Another book, entitled Ahem, followed in 2005. Most recently, the last year has seen 2 new collections, Different Words For Toilet and Whistle, both become widely available.

In addition to the above, Martin is also a member of The Joy of Six, with whom he has toured and performed with at numerous events and festivals, from Norfolk to New York.

Watch this space for further details of our latest Open Poetry Competition - NWC's 40th - in the months ahead.

1 comment:

  1. May I congratulate you on such an excellent site. My family have strong connections with Norwich, but I now live and write fiction in Thailand. Many years ago, before the internet took hold, I remember jumping for joy when the local paper mentioned our circle!