Introduction

Jonathan Davidson

Jonathan Davidson

Jonathan Davidson Headshot - Kendal Poetry Festival 2021 Poet

Festival Poet

Jonathan Davidson has spent a lifetime finding ways to release poetry into the wild. He has curated festivals, made poetry-theatre performances for the stage and radio, and published books and pamphlets. This work has focused around the English Midlands, but has also taken him to India, Ukraine, the Baltic States and Central America. His most recent books are On Poetry (Smith|Doorstop 2018) a book about his immersion in poetry, and A Commonplace (Smith|Doorstop 2020), a collection of poetry, commentary and ephemera.


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