Reading

  • Image: Rachael Allen reading at CAST in 2020. Photo courtesy Robert Barker
    Image: Rachael Allen reading at CAST in 2020. Photo courtesy Robert Barker

POETRY AFTERNOON WITH RACHAEL ALLEN

An informal poetry afternoon, with Rachael Allen reading from her debut poetry collection Kingdomland and from new work to be included in her second Faber poetry collection.

Rachael Allen was born in Cornwall and grew up here before studying English Literature at Goldsmiths College. She is the co-author of a number of collaborative artists’ books, including Nights of Poor Sleep with Marie Jacotey, and Almost One. Say Again! with JocJonJosch. She writes for ArtReview, TANK magazine and Music & Literature and is the poetry editor for Granta magazine and Granta Books. She was made a Faber New Poet in 2014. Her poetry collection Kingdomland was published in 2019.