Creative Writing Alumni

School of English

Henry Shukman

Henry Shukman

Henry Shukman was born in Oxford in 1962. In 2003 his first poetry collection In Dr No’s Garden (Jonathan Cape) won the Jerwood Aldeburgh Poetry Prize. His poems have appeared in the New RepublicThe GuardianThe TimesDaily TelegraphIndependent on SundayTimes Literary Supplement, and London Review of Books. He is also a novelist, travel-writer, and Zen teacher.