In Search of Inspiration – April 13th 2010

Sharon Gal discusses concepts of inspiration with scientists, politicians, artists and critics.

Sharon Gal continues her search for inspiration. This week she is joined by poet John Stammers to discuss and explore notions and ideas relating to inspiration, its relevance and manifestation.

John Stammers read philosophy at King’s College London and is an Associate of Kings’ College. His first collection, Panoramic Lounge-Bar, was awarded the Forward Prize for Best First Collection 2001 and short listed for the Whitbread Poetry Award 2001. His second collection, Stolen Love Behaviour, was a Poetry Book Society Choice. He is a creative writing tutor and freelance writer. His new book, Interior night is published by Pan Macmillan.