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Brunel Writers - Daljit Nagra

The Creative Writing faculty at Brunel presents another amazing line-up of writers for the Writers Series 2019. As well as high-calibre visiting authors and esteemed local voices, all events will feature Brunel Creative Writing students opening the evening with readings from their work, as well as complimentary refreshments and free admission.

Daljit Nagra interviewed by Iris Mauricio & Corey Tucker

Daljit’s latest collection is British Museum (Faber 2018). His previous poetry collections, all with Faber & Faber, have won the Forward Prize for Best Individual Poem and Best First Book, the South Bank Show Decibel Award and the Cholmondeley Award, and they have been shortlisted for the Costa Prize, and twice for the TS Eliot Prize. Daljit is also a PBS New Generation Poet. His poems have appeared in The New Yorker, the LRB and the TLS, and his journalism in the FT and Guardian. He is the inaugural Poet-in-Residence for Radio 4 & 4 Extra, he presents the weekly Poetry Extra, and she serves on the Council of the Royal Society of Literature. Daljit is Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing at Brunel.

With student writers: Halima Begum, Iris Mauricio, Rachel Maloney