Phoebe Stuckes Reading

Phoebe Stuckes Reading


Four-time winner of the Foyle Young Poets Award Phoebe Stuckes read her poem 'Foxes' at the Sheaf Mini Digital Poetry Festival on 17 May 2020. She was due to launch her debut collection Platinum Blonde at Sheaf, but both the physical festival and publication of the book have been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Sheaf Poetry Festival will be re-scheduled once it's safe to do so. Platinum Blonde is now forthcoming from Bloodaxe in September.


Phoebe Stuckes reads 'Foxes' for Sheaf Mini Digital Poetry Festival, 17 May 2020



Interviews with Phoebe Stuckes

Phoebe Stuckes was one of three young poets interviewed about poetry and politics for i-D of 10 March 2020 - read the article here.


Phoebe was also interviewed together with her Bloodaxe editor Neil Astley for BBC Radio 4's The Poetry Editor on 2 December 2019.

Neil Astley, founding editor of Bloodaxe Books, speaks about how he came to publish four-time winner of the Foyle Young Poets Award Phoebe Stuckes, whose debut Platinum Blonde is forthcoming from Bloodaxe in September 2020. They discuss her work and the editorial process. Both Neil and Phoebe were interviewed for this Radio 4 feature on role of the Poetry Editor. 

Click here to listen. Neil & Phoebe feature at 6:06.

[15 May 2020]

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