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Sarah Corbett

Sarah Corbett

Lecturer

County College
Lancaster University
Bailrigg
Lancaster
United Kingdom
LA1 4YD


Profile

Sarah Corbett lives in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire but she grew up in North Wales and studied at the Univeristies of Leeds, East Anglia and Manchester, where she completed her PhD in Critical and Creative Writing in 2013. She has published three collections of poetry with Seren Books:The Red Wardrobe(1998),The Witch Bag (2002) and Other Beasts (2008).The Red Wardrobe won an Eric Gregory Award in 1997 and was shortlisted for the T.S Eliot and Forward prizes. A selection of her translation of the Dutch poet Mustafa Stitou can be found in Uit Het Hoofd/By Heart (Five Leaves Press, 2006). Sarah's new book is a verse-novel, And She Was, due in April 2015 from Pavilion Poetry (Liverpool University Press).

Sarah regualry collaborates with other artists, writers and filmmakers and runs the poetry nites monthly reading series in Hebden Bridge.

2015

And she was: a verse-novel

Corbett, S. 20/04/2015 Liverpool: Pavilion Poetry, Liverpool University Press. 78 p.

Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

2012

Cousin Edred

Corbett, S. 2012 In: Poetry Ireland Review. 106, p. 134 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

Breaking horses

Corbett, S. 2012 Lung jazz: young British poets for Oxfam. Swift, T. & Lockwood, K. (eds.). Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd: Cinnamon Press, p. 46-47 2 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/ProceedingsChapter

Is there a contemporary verse novel in the UK?

Corbett, S. 2012 In: Long Poem Magazine. n/a, 7, p. 34-36 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

An English walk

Corbett, S. 2012 In: Poetry Review. 102, 1, p. n/a

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

An English walk

Corbett, S. 2012 The Best British Poetry 2012. Dugdale, S. & Lumsden, R. (eds.). Cambridge: Salt Publishing, p. n/a

Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/ProceedingsChapter

2010

The dog's kiss

Corbett, S. 2010 Identity Parade: New British and Irish Poets. Lumsden, R. (ed.). Highgreen: Bloodaxe Books, p. 101 2 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/ProceedingsChapter

Kisses

Corbett, S. 2010 Identity Parade: New British and Irish Poets. Lumsden, R. (ed.). Highgreen: Bloodaxe Books, p. 101 1 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/ProceedingsChapter

Shame

Corbett, S. 2010 Identity Parade: New British and Irish Poets. Lumsden, R. (ed.). Highgreen: Bloodaxe Books, p. 100 1 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/ProceedingsChapter

Taking the night train

Corbett, S. 2010 Identity Parade: New British and Irish Poets. Lumsden, R. (ed.). Highgreen: Bloodaxe Books, p. 99 1 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/ProceedingsChapter

2008

Kisses

Corbett, S. 2008 Women's work: modern women poets writing in English. Salzman, E. & Wack, A. (eds.). Bridgend: Seren, p. 267 1 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/ProceedingsChapter

Other beasts

Corbett, S. 2008 Bridgend: Seren. 64 p.

Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

2002

The witch bag

Corbett, S. 2002 Bridgend: Seren. 64 p.

Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

1998

The red wardrobe

Corbett, S. 1998 Bridgend: Seren. 64 p.

Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

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