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Mimi Khalvati

Mimi Khalvati

Poet

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Mimi Khalvati has published six collections with Carcanet Press, including Selected Poems (2000) and The Chine (2002). 

She is the founder of The Poetry School, where she teaches, and was the Coordinator from 1997-2004. She is also co-editor of the Poetry School’s three anthologies of new writing published by Enitharmon Press, including I am twenty people! (2007), co-edited with Stephen Knight

Her most recent collection, The Meanest Flower (Carcanet 2007), was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation, a Financial Times Book of the Year and was shortlisted for the TS Eliot Prize.  In 2006, she received a Cholmondeley Award from the Society of Authors and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

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