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Jon Stone

Jon Stone is a Derbyshire-based writer, editor and lecturer. He was awarded an Eric Gregory Award in 2012, and his debut collection, School of Forgery (Salt, 2012) was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation. As an editor at Sidekick Books, he co-conceived and published Bad Kid Catullus, an anthology of modern, experimental translations of the Roman poet which was selected by The Guardian as one of the top 10 poetry anthologies of 2018. A monograph, Dual Wield: The Interplay of Poetry and Videogames, is due to be published by DeGruyter in 2021.

Poems translated by Jon Stone