Philip Gross has won the 2009 TS Eliot Poetry Prize for his collection The Water Table, it has been announced.
The 57-year-old, who was born in Cornwall, will receive a £15,000 cash prize, the largest in British poetry.
The Water Table was inspired by the Bristol Channel, drawing out connections with mystery, depth, and the man-made world.
Tuesday, January 19, 2010
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