Nancy Gaffield is an award-winning poet and senior lecturer in creative writing at University of Kent. Her collection Tokaido Road (CB editions) was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation, was nominated for the Forward First Collection Prize and won the Aldeburgh First Collection Prize 2011. It has been described as "a fascinating fusion of Western and Eastern art by someone who is respectful of both". Her third collection, Continental Drift, was published in April 2014.
*See the panel above for details of her music theatre piece and related pre-concert talk in the 2014 LDSM festival.