Christian Campbell’s first book, Running the Dusk (2010), won the 2010 Aldeburgh First Collection Prize (UK) and a Lannan Residency Fellowship (US), was a finalist for the Cave Canem Prize (US), the Forward Prize for the Best First Book (UK) and the inaugural Guyana Prize for Literature Caribbean Award (Caribbean), and was named one of the best books of 2010 by the Caribbean Review of Books, Horizon Review and Poetry International. Campbell is the first poet of colour to win the Aldeburgh Prize, the oldest prize for a first book in the UK.
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Read a review of Running the Dusk in small axe.
Another review in Arc Magazine.
Read an interview with Christian Campbell in The Caribbean Review of Books.
See Christian Campbell on youtube.