Andrew Duncan was born in 1956 and brought up in the Midlands. He worked as a labourer (in England and Germany) after leaving school, and subsequently as a project planner with a telecoms manufacturer (1978-87), and as a programmer for the Stock Exchange (1988-91). He now works in the Civil Service and is based in Nottingham.
Presents a study of contemporary British poetry. This work offers studies of some thirteen modern poets, together with a number of general essays giving an overview of events and trends in British poetry.