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Luke Kennard

Luke Kennard is a British poet and novelist. He was shortlisted for the Forward Prize in 2007 and lectures at the University of Birmingham.


Lily Blacksell talks to Luke Kennard about poetry, fiction, and the writing process.

Lily Blacksell Luke Kennard
carjack Poetry

Four car-jackings in three weeks in my suburb;
god sends helicopters and I fall asleep with heat-visions,
nestled in the hum of their rotors; I sleep quite well

Luke Kennard