Author

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Carol Ann Duffy

British writer and professor of contemporary poetry

1955   -  

country of citizenship: United Kingdom
language of expression: English
educated at: University of Liverpool
occupation: poet, writer, professor, author, playwright
award received: Commander of the Order of the British Empire, PEN Pinter Prize, Cholmondeley Award, Eric Gregory Award, poet laureate, E. M. Forster Award, Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, Honorary Fellow of the British Academy, Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, Награда Бранко Радичевић, Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire
position held: Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom

Dame Carol Ann Duffy (born 23 December 1955) is a British poet and playwright. She is a professor of contemporary poetry at Manchester Metropolitan University, and was appointed Poet Laureate in May 2009, resigning in 2019. She is the first woman, the first Scottish-born poet and the first known LGBT poet to hold the position.Her collections include Standing Female Nude (1985), winner of a Scottish Arts Council Award; Selling Manhattan (1987), which won a Somerset Maugham Award; Mean Time (1993), which won the Whitbread Poetry Award; and Rapture (2005), winner of the T. S. Eliot Prize. Her poems address issues such as oppression, gender, and violence in an accessible language that has made them popular in schools.
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Anne Hathaway

1999 poem by Duffy

author: Carol Ann Duffy

1999

Grimm Tales

play written by Carol Ann Duffy

author: Carol Ann Duffy

Little Red Cap

book by Carol Ann Duffy

author: Carol Ann Duffy

1999

The World's Wife

1999 collection of poetry

author: Carol Ann Duffy

1999

Selected Poems Carol Ann Duffy

book by Carol Ann Duffy

author: Carol Ann Duffy

The Princess’ Blankets

Kinder- und Jugendbuch der schottischen Schriftstellerin Carol Ann Duffy und der britischen Illustratorin Catherine Hyde

author: Carol Ann Duffy

Standing Female Nude

author: Carol Ann Duffy

Jubilee Lines

author: Carol Ann Duffy

The Wren-Boys

author: Carol Ann Duffy

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