Benjamin Zephaniah makes powerful statement over poet laureate candidacy

posted on 07 Nov 2018


Benjamin Zephaniah has vehemently reacted to being named one of the candidates for the next poet laureate. 

Carol Ann Duffy is due to stand down from the position in May 2019, with Simon Armitage, Patience Agbabi, Daljit Nagra, Patience Agbabi, Vahni Capideo, Wendy Cope, and Zephaniah all named potential successors.

Read the full article on this link to The Independent