Hannah Hodgson

Hannah Hodgson

Hannah Hodgson Headshot - Kendal Poetry Festival 2021 Blogger in Residence

Festival Poet

Hannah Hodgson is a poet living with life limiting illness. Her work has been published by BBC Arts, Teen Vogue and Poetry Salzburg, amongst others. She is a recipient of a 2020 Northern Writers Award for Poetry. She has won or been commended in ten Young Poets Network competitions run by the Poetry Society. Her first poetry pamphlet Dear Body was published by Wayleave Press in 2018; and her second, centred around life with serious illness, is due to be published by Verve Poetry Press in 2021. You can find her on Twitter and Instagram @HodgsonWrites and her website is

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