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Penned in the Margins is a dynamic literary arts company which combines live events, projects and tours with a commitment to publishing exciting, risk-taking new poetry. Their books span mainstream, performance and avant-garde poetries, have been Highly Commended in the Forward Prize, featured on Newsnight and in Time Out.
Penned in the Margins specialises in first collections by exciting young poets such as Ross Sutherland, Sarah Hesketh, Siddhartha Bose and George Ttoouli and is also known for the acclaimed anthologies Generation Txt and City State: New London Poetry. Their recent publishing ventures include Stress Fractures: Essays on Poetry, and a series of limited edition, boxed mini-books. The company is led by writer and arts producer Tom Chivers, recipient of a prestigious Paul Hamlyn Foundation Breakthrough Award for his work with the annual London Word Festival.
“Good news for poetry.”
Penned in the Margins
22 Toynbee Studios
28 Commercial Street
Tel: +44 (0)20 7375 0121