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Clare Pollard

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Nationality  British
Role  Poet

Name  Clare Pollard
Known for  Poetry
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Born  1978Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.
Books  Master potter of Meiji Japan, The heavy‑petting zoo, Changeling, Look - Clare! Look!, Threads of Silk and Gold: Orn

Education  University of Cambridge

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Clare Pollard (born 1978, England) is a poet and playwright.


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Early life and education

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Pollard was raised in Bolton. She was educated at Turton School in Bromley Cross. She read English at Cambridge University.


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At age 19 Pollard published her first poetry collection, The Heavy-Petting Zoo (Bloodaxe Books Ltd. (1997)) In 2000, Pollard won a Society of Authors Eric Gregory Award. In 2004, her play The Weather was performed at the Royal Court Theatre. In 2007, My Male Muse, a radio documentary was broadcast on BBC Radio 4. In 2009, Pollard and James Byrne edited the Bloodaxe young poets showcase titled Voice Recognition: 21 Poets for the 21st Century. Pollard has been a Royal Literary Fund Writing Fellow at Essex University. In 2013, she was the judge for the inaugural international Hippocrates Prize for Young Poets.

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