This book situates the remarkable writing life of Robert Sheppard, one of Britains most imaginative poets, at the forefront of innovative poetry since the 1980s. Published by Shearsman, it is edited by Christopher Madden and James Bryne, who hosts the launch of a volume that includes contributions from major contemporaries and a new generation of scholarship. The event includes a reading by Sheppard and special guests and discussion on his work by Madden. Alisa Cox, Tom Jenks and Scott Thurston. Supported by Edge Hill. Free, booking required.