Reading, Peter

Taught at the UEA : 1997 (as the Writing Fellow)

Biography

The poet Peter Reading was UEA’s writing fellow in 1997. The author of 26 collections of poetry, he was twice the winner of the Lannan Award for Poetry. His 1997 collection Work in Regress was shortlisted for the T.S. Prize. Diplopic (1983) won the Dylan Thomas Award and Stet (1986) the Whitbread Prize for Poetry. He died in 2011.