New and Recent Publications:

 

Latest collection of poetry is Exploring Rights (Cinnamon Press, 2020).

Holding Unfailing (Cinnamon Press, 2017).

Featured Poet in Envoi Issue 175 (February, 2017).

'Unconscious Competence' in Spittoon Magazine Issue 2

(Spring 2017, Beijing).

‘Fragment: Unaccountable’, 'Path Finding' and 'The Empress of Peonies' in Enclave 飞地 (ed. Zhang Er et al.) Issue 16 (Autumn 2016, Shenzhen) - as part of a special feature including poems from A Force That Takes in English and Mandarin versions.

 

'A Chinese Lesson' in Spittoon Magazine, inaugural issue

(Autumn 2016, Beijing).
 

Two poems - 'The Road of Excess' and 'Terminal' - in

Orbis 170 (2015) ed. Carole Baldock.

 

Readings 2020:

Zoom launch of Exploring Rights, also reading with Ian Gregson and Omar Sabbagh launching new collections.

Date: Thursday 7th May

Time: 7.30 p.m.

Registration: Register in advance for this webinar by clicking here.
 

 

Readings 2018:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reading: Eleanor Goodman & Edward Ragg

 

Date: Monday 10th January

Time: 7.30 p.m.

Venue: Trident Bookstore, Boston

Eleanor is the translator of Something Crosses My Mind: Selected Poems of Wang Xiaoni (2014), which was shortlisted for the Griffin International Poetry Prize, Iron Moon: An Anthology of Chinese Workers Poetry (2017) - a recent TLS 2017 book of the year - and The Roots of Wisdom: Poems by Zang Di (2017). She'll be reading from her 2016 collection Nine Dragon Island. Edward will read from A Force That Takes (2013), Holding Unfailing (2017) and will also share some new work forthcoming in his third collection out next year.

 

Readings 2017:

 

Reading: Eleanor Goodman & Edward Ragg

 

Date: Monday 11th December

Time: 7.30 p.m.

Venue: The Bookworm Beijing

Eleanor is the translator of Something Crosses My Mind: Selected Poems of Wang Xiaoni (2014), which was shortlisted for the Griffin International Poetry Prize, Iron Moon: An Anthology of Chinese Workers Poetry (2017) - a recent TLS 2017 book of the year - and The Roots of Wisdom: Poems by Zang Di (2017). She'll be reading from her 2016 collection Nine Dragon Island. Edward will read from A Force That Takes (2013), Holding Unfailing (2017) and will also share some new work forthcoming in his third collection out next year.

30th March 2017:

 

Reading at Ballhouse Pub, Gulou, Beijing, 'Spittoon Poetry Group' organized by Matthew Byrne.

 

Beijing launch of Holding Unfailing (Cinnamon Press, 2017)

 

Date: Tuesday 14th March

Time: 7.30 p.m.

Venue: The Bookworm Beijing

Drinks: Wine and soft drinks will be available

RSVP: If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Edward Ragg on edward.ragg@cantab.net

Cambridge launch of Holding Unfailing (Cinnamon Press, 2017)

 

Date: Saturday 11th February

Time: 6.45 p.m.

Venue: Judith E. Wilson Drama Studio, Faculty of English, 9 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DP

Drinks: Wine and soft drinks will be available

RSVP: If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Edward Ragg on edward.ragg@cantab.net

London launch of Holding Unfailing (Cinnamon Press, 2017)

 

Date: 10th February

Time: 6.30 p.m.

Venue: The Big Green Bookshop, Unit 1, Brampton Park Road, Wood Green, London N22 6BG

Drinks: Wine and soft drinks will be available

RSVP: If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Edward Ragg on edward.ragg@cantab.net

 

 

Readings 2016:

Tuesday 18th October:

 

Reading with Peter Fallon of The Gallery Press at The Bookworm Beijing.

 

Thursday 28th April: 

 

Reading at Mado Bar, Beijing, 'Spittoon Poetry Group' organized by Matthew Byrne. 

 

Tuesday 26th April: 

 

Reading at The Bookworm, Beijing, 'Word of Mouth Poetry Group' organized by Liz Richards.

 

Tuesday 15th March:

 

The Bookworm International Literary Festival 2016.

'Poetry From Around the World' reading and panel with Tammy Ho Lai-Ming, Mindaugas Nastaravicius, Kabu Okai-Davies and Scot Slaby,

 

Saturday 12th March:

 

Reading and wine tasting as part of

杯影诗乐 ('Poetry and Music in the Shadow of a Wine Cup'), Shenzhen Cultural Centre.

 

Readings 2015:

 

Thursday 17th December:

 

Reading at Mado Bar, Beijing, 'Spittoon Poetry Group' organized by Matthew Byrne. 

 

Tuesday 29th September: 

 

Reading at The Bookworm, Beijing, 'Word of Mouth Poetry Group' organized by Liz Richards.

 

Thursday 30th July:

 

Reading at Mado Bar, Beijing, 'Spittoon Poetry Group' organized by Matthew Byrne.

 

Wednesday 23rd June:

 

Reading at The Bookworm, Beijing, 'Word of Mouth Poetry Group' organized by Liz Richards.

 

Tuesday 12th May:

 

Reading at The Bookworm, Beijing, 'Word of Mouth Poetry Group' organized by Liz Richards.

 

Sunday 15th March:

 

Reading at The Bookworm International Literary Festival 2015 organized by Anthony Tao.

 

2014 Troubadour International Poetry Prize:

 

Poem ‘Punctuation Points’ published online as prize-winning poem in the 2014 Troubadour International Poetry Prize.

 

 

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