Poet Nikolai Duffy is Senior Lecturer in American literature and poetry at Manchester Metropolitan University and an organiser of the English Shared Futures Fringe Festival.  In this video, Nick reads from his poem ‘Against Metaphor’, focussing on issues of climate change and British politics. This poem features in Poetry Rebellion: Poems and Prose to Rewild the Spirit, edited by Paul Evans and published by Pavilion Books.

For more on this collection, visit: https://www.pavilionbooks.com/book/poetry-rebellion/