Heather Clark

Heather Clark is the author of three books on twentieth-century poetry, most recently Red Comet: The Short Life and Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath, which won the Biographers’ Club Slightly Foxed Award for Best First Biography and was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and the LA Times Book Prize in Biography. It was named a Book of the Year in several publications, including the Guardian and the Times (London). She is Professor of Contemporary Poetry at the University of Huddersfield.