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Peter Scupham

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  • Peter Scupham was born in Liverpool in 1933 and studied at Emmanuel College, Cambridge. He founded the Mandeville Press with John Mole. He was given a Cholmondeley Award in 1996 and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. Peter Scupham has published a number of poetry collections with Oxford University Press and Anvil. Carcanet publish his Collected Poems (2003), and his edition of selections from Arthur Golding’s translation of Ovid’s Metamorphoses (2005). He lives in Norfolk where he runs an antiquarian book business with Margaret Steward.

     

    Peter Scupham has a page on the Poetry Archive website, where you can listen to recordings of his poetry and access other useful resources. Click here.


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