Robert Hamberger has been shortlisted and highly commended for Forward
prizes, appearing in the Forward Book of Poetry 2020. He has been awarded
a Hawthornden Fellowship; his poetry has been featured as the Guardian
Poem of the Week and in British, American, Irish and Japanese anthologies.
He has published six poetry pamphlets and four full-length collections. Blue
Wallpaper (published by Waterloo Press) was shortlisted for the 2020 Polari
Prize. His prose memoir with poems A Length of Road: finding myself in the
footsteps of John Clare will be published by John Murray in summer 2021.
His website is www.roberthamberger.co.uk