Shortlisted for the TED HUGHES AWARD 2015
Sketches from the Poem Road, a collaboration of drawings, calligraphy and poems by Isao Miura & Chris Beckett, to accompany an exhibition at the Poetry Society, 22 Betterton Street, Covent Garden, London in March/April, 2015. Price: £12 + £3.50 P&P
First published in February, 2015. Limited edition of 500 copies.
CIP catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library
ISBN: 978-0-9931691-0-6 Printed in London by Printhouse Corp
Comments by the Ted Hughes Award judges (Jackie Kay, Ali Smith & Andrew McMillan):
"A new road to the deep north that combines translation, sketches and original poetry. This exquisite work maps with wonderful modesty the pathways between the ancient and the modern."