Tamar Yoseloff

Tamar Yoseloff is the author of four collections, including Sweetheart, a Poetry Book Society Special Commendation and the winner of the Jerwood / Aldeburgh Festival Prize. Her most recent collections are The City with Horns (Salt, 2011) and Formerly, a chapbook incorporating photographs by Vici MacDonald (Hercules Editions, 2012); Formerly was shortlisted for the 2012 Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry.

She is also the author of two collaborative editions with the artist Linda Karshan (Marks, Pratt Contemporary Editions, 2007 and Desire Paths, Gallerie Hein Elferink, 2012) and the editor of A Room to Live In: A Kettle’s Yard Anthology. An upcoming book, The Formula for Night: New and Selected Poems is due from Seren in 2015. She lives in London, where she is a freelance tutor in creative writing. She has run a number of site-specific writing workshops in venues such as Kettle’s Yard, the Fitzwilliam Museum, Tate St Ives, and the Hayward Gallery and explores the intersection between poetry and visual art on her blog Invective Against Swans: http://invectiveagainstswans.tumblr.com/