Paul Farley

Paul Farley is a poet, broadcaster and lecturer in creative writing at Lancaster University. His first collection of poetry, "The Boy from the Chemist is Here to See You" won a Forward Prize and the Somerset Maugham Award, and his second, "The Ice Age" was awarded the Whitbread Poetry Prize in 2003. He was named" Sunday Times" Young Writer of the Year in 1999. A new collection of poems will be published in 2006.