Maggie Butt


Maggie Butt



Maggie Butt’s most recent poetry collections are the sumptuously illustrated Sancti Clandestini – Undercover Saints (Ward-Wood 2012) and the poignant first world-war history Ally Pally Prison Camp (Oversteps 2011) which interweaves her poetry with photographs, paintings, and extracts from memoirs and letters written by the prisoners. Her previous collections are the pocket-sized Petite (Hearing Eye 2010),  the many-shaded Lipstick (Greenwich Exchange 2007) and the pamphlet Quintana Roo (Acumen 2003).
Her poetry is widely published in international magazines and has escaped the page onto the internet, choreography, BBC Radio 4, readings, festivals and schools.
 Maggie is an ex journalist, BBC TV documentary producer and creative writing lecturer, currently an Associate Director at Middlesex University and chair of the HE committee of the National Association of Writers in Education.
Website: www.maggiebutt.co.uk

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