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Ted Hughes was born in Mytholmroyd, West Yorkshire, in 1930. One of the most important and distinctive writers of his generation, he served as Poet Laureate from 1984 until his death in 1998.

The Ted Hughes Network was founded in 2016, and has quickly established itself as a centre of excellence for Hughes-related research, teaching, public engagement, and creativity.

For more information, please contact Dr Steve Ely and Dr James Underwood.


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  • Early Larkin

    Underwood, J., 12 Aug 2021, 1st ed. London: Bloomsbury Publishing. 232 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

  • Lectio Violant

    Ely, S., 1 May 2021, Swindon: Shearsman Books. 90 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  • Poem: Jörmungandr

    Ely, S., 6 May 2021, London Review of Books, 43, 9, p. 32 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Open Access