David Harsent

David Harsent's most recent collection, A Bird's Idea of Flight, was short-listed for the 1998 T.S. Eliot Prize. His sequence in progress, Marriage, is a loose interpretation of the relationship between Pierre Bonnard and Marthe de Meligny. A recent collaboration with Harrison Birtwhistle resulted in a song cycle, The Woman and the Hare, commissioned by the Nash Ensemble, to be performed in March 1999.

David Harsent's work featured in Stand Magazine comprises one contribution of poetry.
Further Reading
Poetry Collection in Stand 163, 1(1) (1999) Four Poems from Marriage
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