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Paul Henry is the author of nine books of verse. Originally a songwriter, he has read and performed his work at literary festivals in Europe, Asia and the USA. A Writing Fellow at the University of South Wales, Henry has presented arts programmes for BBC Radio Wales, Radio 3 and Radio 4.

Boy Running "An obsessive look at time and all the loss it carries... Henry's rich, wise and regretful poems should be better known than they are and this is a good place to begin." The TLS

"Henry is working at the core of lyric poetry, with love and loss and the 'deeper river'." The Poetry Review

Boy Running - shortlisted for Wales Book of the Year 2016.


The Brittle Sea The Brittle Sea: New & Selected Poems.
reprinted 2013, 2016.

"The Brittle Sea spans a sleek twenty years. Gesturing equally backwards and forwards, it marks Henry's quiet rise as a major lyric poet while whetting the appetite for what is sure to be a very rich later career..."
- 'Poetry Review'
www.serenbooks.com/author/paul-henry



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