Yvonne Reddick was born in Glasgow and grew up in Aberdeen, Berkshire and Kuwait. She won a Northern Writer’s Award for poetry in 2016. Her poems have appeared in magazines such as Stand and Shearsman, and been translated into Greek and Swedish. She lives in Manchester and works as an academic researcher and lecturer. Her book Ted Hughes: Environmentalist and Ecopoet is forthcoming from Palgrave Macmillan. Yvonne’s poetry pamphlet Translating Mountains won the Mslexia Poetry Pamphlet Prize, and is forthcoming from Seren.