Duncan Bush is a poet, novelist, dramatist, translator and documentary writer. He was born and brought up in Cardiff, Wales and was educated at Warwick, Duke and Oxford Universities. His poetry collections Aquarium and Salt where both awarded the Welsh Arts Council Prize for Poetry in the 1980s and have been republished by Seren in a single volume The Hook. His collection Masks was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation and won the 1995 Arts Council of Wales ‘Book of the Year’ award. He is the author of several novels, including The Genre of Silence, Glass Shot, All the Rage and is currently completing one about a politician in the Sarkozy government. Duncan Bush has recently released his latest poetry collection The Flying Trapeze with Seren.
More information about Bush's work as a dramatist, translator and essayist are available on www.duncanbush.com.