To continue the sharing of the names of our Featured Writers for the Symposium this month, here’s the next. Ilse Pedler becomes the second poet from the Seren publishing house to read at the Symposium – and we’re very pleased to have her read. Do follow the links below!
Ilse Pedler has had poems published previously in many magazines including Magma, Stand, The Compass as well as several anthologies. She is the winner of the 2015 Mslexia Pamphlet Competition. Her pamphlet, The Dogs That Chase Bicycle Wheels was published by Seren in March 2016. She was long listed in the National Poetry Competition in 2018 and is the poet in residence at Sidmouth Folk Festival . She lives and works as a Veterinary Surgeon in Kendal, her first collection Auscultation was published by Seren in June this year. www.ilsepedler.com