Emily Berry reading with Joshua Weiner


Watch Joshua Weiner and Emily Berry read and answer questions during a live-streamed online Transatlantic Poetry reading hosted by B O D Y

Transatlantic Poetry is an innovation in poetry readings, allowing poets in different locations to read together in front of a live internet audience.

Reader bios:


ebEMILY BERRY is an editor of the anthology series Stop Sharpening Your Knives. She is an Eric Gregory Award winner and her debut collection of poems, Dear Boy (Faber), recently won both the Forward Prize and The Felix Dennis Prize for best first collection.

JWJOSHUA WEINER is the author of three books of poetry, The World’s Room, From the Book of Giants, and most recently, The Figure of a Man Being Swallowed by a Fish (2013). He is a recipient of the Whiting Writers’ Award, the Rome Prize from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, an Amy Lowell Poetry Travelling Scholarship, and a Guggenheim Fellowship (2013-2014).