How to participate
Date: 2 March 2021
The video will be available to watch on the OCLW YouTube Channel.
Heather Clark is Professor of Contemporary Poetry at the University of Huddersfield, and the author of three books on modern poetry: The Ulster Renaissance: Poetry in Belfast, 1962-1972 (Oxford UP); The Grief of Influence: Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes (Oxford UP); and Red Comet: The Short Life and Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath (Knopf). She has received recent fellowships from the US National Endowment for the Humanities, the Leon Levy Center for Biography at the City University of New York, and the Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library, and has been a Visiting Scholar at the OCLW. She is currently working on a book about the Boston years of Sylvia Plath, Anne Sexton, Adrienne Rich and Maxine Kumin, to be published by Knopf.