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PETER THABIT JONES was born in Swansea, Wales. He is the founder and editor of the international The Seventh Quarry/Swansea Poetry Magazine. His book of poems, The Lizard Catchers, is in its third edition. His recently published book, The Boy and The Lion’s Head, is a powerful and compelling verse drama about his childhood in Swansea, Wales. 

 

Peter is the recipient of the Eric Gregory Award for Poetry (The Society of Authors, London), The Society of Authors Award (London), The Royal Literary Fund Award (London), an Arts Council of Wales Award (Wales).and others. He has tutored literature and creative writing at Swansea University, Wales for seventeen years. Peter’s poems have been translated into more than twenty languages, including Russian, Serbian, French, Persian, Hebrew, Turkish, Japanese, Catalan, Tagalog (Philippine language), German, Sicilian, Spanish, Korean, Arabic, Portuguese, Bengali, Chinese, Dutch and Romanian. 

For further information: www.peterthabitjones.com