Carcanet Press Logo
Quote of the Day
Devotedly, unostentatiously, Carcanet has evolved into a poetry publisher whose independence of mind and largeness of heart have made everyone who cares about literature feel increasingly admiring and grateful.
Andrew Motion

Ros Barber

  • About
  • Reviews
  • Ros Barber is a lecturer in English and Comparative Literature at Goldsmiths, University of London. In addition to three collections of poetry, the last of which was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation, she has published two novels. Her blank verse novel The Marlowe Papers (2012) was shortlisted for the Bailey's Women's Fiction Prize and won Desmond Elliott Prize, the Hoffman Prize, and the Authors' Club Best First Novel Award. Her second novel, Devotion (2015), was shortlisted for the Encore Award. She lives in Brighton.

    Praise for Ros Barber  'an honest, unflinching and hugely satisfying debut'
    Neil Rollinson
Share this...
The Carcanet Blog Uncle Vanya Drinks His Own Poetry: Miles Burrows read more PN Review 260: Editorial read more A Homeric Convention: Robert Wells read more Forty Names: Parwana Fayyaz read more Gregory Woods: Under the Bonnet read more PNR 259: Editorial read more
Find your local bookshop logo
Arts Council Logo
We thank the Arts Council England for their support and assistance in this interactive Project.
This website ©2000-2021 Carcanet Press Ltd