Tagged: Andrew Motion

Motion, Sissay and Duffy picked for National Poetry Day promotion

Works by established poets Andrew Motion, Carol Ann Duffy and Lemn Sissay will be recommended for this year’s National Poetry Day alongside insta-poet Charly Cox... Read more

Wellcome Prize judges contribute to Guardian campaign

Andrew Motion and Mark Haddon [pictured] are among the writers calling on the Wellcome Trust, which is behind the Wellcome Book Prize, to withdraw its... Read more

Motion, Dharker on Ted Hughes shortlist

Andrew Motion, Imtiaz Dharker, Alice Oswald, Patience Agbabi and Carrie Etter have been shortlisted for the Poetry Society's Ted Hughes Award for New Work in... Read more

Writers join call to legalise assisted dying

Novelists Ian McEwan, Julian Barnes and Deborah Moggach and the former Poet Laureate Andrew Motion are among the signatories to a letter calling on the... Read more

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