Simon Armitage

Simon Armitage has published eleven collections of poetry, the latest being The Unaccompanied (2017, Faber&Faber, Knopf).  His acclaimed translation of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight was published in 2007 (Faber&Faber, Norton) and in 2015 he was appointed Oxford University Professor of Poetry.

Get the Free Speech News You Need

protesters in face masks carrying old Belarusian national flags

PEN America has a new weekly newsletter, PEN Points, bringing you a digest of the biggest free expression news of the week, plus the analysis and insights you trust from PEN America experts.