Andrew Motion is a poet, critic, novelist, biographer and, for many years, a professor and poetry editor. He served as Poet Laureate of the UK for 10 years and was knighted for his services to literature in 2009. He is now a professor of creative writing at the University of London, a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, President of the Campaign to Protect Rural England and co-founder of the Poetry Archive. He presents The Customs House, a collection of war poems, and his latest novel, The New World, a sequel to 2012’s Silver.

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