Writing

Shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize 2019

Recipient of an Authors’ Foundation Grant from the Society of Authors 2018

Shortlisted for the Melita Hume Poetry Prize 2015

My debut short fiction collection I’m Afraid That’s All We’ve Got Time For (2020) is published by Prototype.

Serious Justice (2016), my first poetry collection, was published by Test Centre and was shortlisted for the LRB Bookshop’s Best Debut. Hamburger in the Archive (If a Leaf Falls, 2019), a pamphlet of found poems, was a LRB Bookshop Summer Pick.

My writing has appeared in many publications including Ambit, Times Literary Supplement, 3:AM, History Today, Modern Poetry in Translation, Asymptote, Another Gaze, Somesuch Stories, Vice, Structo, Hotel, Funhouse, and in the anthologies Spells: 21st Century Occult Poetry (Ignota, 2018), and On Relationships (3 of Cups, 2020). I’ve also been commissioned by English PEN, Hotel, Les Fugitives, The Enemies Project, and the Wapping Project.

I’ve written columns on literature in translation for the Brixton Review of Books and The Quietus.

Selected Writing