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Carol Rumens

Carol Rumens was born in Forest Hill, South London, in 1944. She began writing music reviews for the local press when she was sixteen, and her various jobs include the Northern Arts Fellowship, and writer in residence at Queen's University Belfast, University College Cork and the University of Stockholm. She writes fiction and drama and has translated Russian poetry with her late partner, Yuri Drobyshev. Rumens has published seventeen collections of poetry and currently teaches Creative Writing...See more