Carcanet Press Logo
Quote of the Day
an admirable concern to keep lines open to writing in Ireland, Scotland, Wales and America.
Seamus Heaney
Please order before the 15th December to receive books in time for Christmas (UK orders). Please place all non-UK orders as soon as possible. Please also bear in mind that all orders may be subject to postal delays that are beyond our control.

Adam Johnson (1965 - 1993)

  • About
  • ADAM JOHNSON was born in 1965, in Stalybridge, Cheshire. In 1984 he moved to London, where he worked for the BBC, a theatre-booking agency and a reference-book publisher. He self-published a small collection of poems, In the Garden, in 1986; later work appeared in magazines, anthologies, and three collections - Poems (Hearing Eye, 1992), The Spiral Staircase (Acumen, 1993) and The Playground Bell (Carcanet, 1994).

      
Share this...
The Carcanet Blog On a Pebbly Beach: John Birtwhistle read more Chad Campbell: NPVIII: Meet the Contributor read more New Poetries VIII: Martina Evans on Colm Tibn read more PN Review 256: Michael Schmidt read more Colm Tibn: NPVIII: Meet the Contributor read more New Poetries VIII: Judith Willson on Rebecca Hurst 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 ©2000-2020 Carcanet Press Ltd