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Natalya claims second international poetry prize

Published: 1 July 2018 at 15:54

Natalya Anderson

MA Creative Writing alumnus awarded 10,000€ by The Moth magazine

In April 2018, MA Creative Writing alumnus Natalya Anderson was announced as the winner of this year’s Moth Poetry Prize.

The prize, run by international art and literature magazine The Moth, is open to anyone over 16 as long as their poem is previously unpublished.  It attracts thousands of entries each year, from new and established poets in over 50 countries worldwide.

Natalya won the 10,000€ prize for her poem 'A Gun in the House', after being named as one of the four finalists in 2015, and winning the 2014 Bridport Prize.

You can read more about Natalya’s success, as well as her winning poem in full, on the Writing.ie website.