50th Anniversary Poetry Competition
To celebrate Fifty Years of the Northern Poetry Library, we have come up with an idea for a living, growing artwork-in-progress: The Poem of the North. We invite poets with a Northern connection to enter a competition to become part of this artwork. Find out more
Storehouse of words
The Northern Poetry Library is the largest collection of post-World War II poetry in England outside London, home to constellations of finely-tuned, often moving and sometimes unnerving words.