Michelle Penn

Photograph by Andrew Tobin/Tobinators Ltd

Michelle Penn’s debut pamphlet, Self-portrait as a diviner, failing, won the 2018 Paper Swans Pamphlet Prize. Recent poetry has appeared in The Rialto, 192, Nimrod, B O D Y and Poetry Birmingham. Michelle plans innovative poetry/art/music events as part of Corrupted Poetry, which guest-edited Finished Creatures, issue 4 in 2020. When she’s not writing poetry, Michelle works as a museum interpretation consultant.

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