Jem Poster

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Author: Jem Poster

Jem Poster is Emeritus Professor of Creative Writing at Aberystwyth University. He is the author of two novels, Courting Shadows (Sceptre, 2002) and Rifling Paradise (Sceptre, 2006), as well as a collection of poetry, Brought to Light (Bloodaxe, 2001), and editor of volume III in the six-volume Oxford University Press Edward Thomas: Prose Writings (2018). He has won prizes in major poetry competitions and has been Programme Advisor to (and tutor on) the Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education's MSt in Creative Writing; he is currently Director of ICE's International Summer Programme in Creative Writing. He is Director of Academic Programmes for the Oxford Literary Festival and, with Sarah Burton, a regular tutor in the Guardian Masterclass series.

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