CLR 12 Virtual Launch: Vahni Capildeo “Holy Island” and “Spindrift Silences”

In this second instalment of readings for the online launch of CLR 12, Vahni Capildeo reads “Holy Island” and “Spindrift Silences”, both of which appear in the issue. Order a copy using the menu above.

Vahni Capildeo’s seven books include Venus as a Bear (Carcanet, 2018), and Skin Can Hold (Carcanet, 2019), both completed while a Douglas Caster Cultural Fellow in Poetry at the University of Leeds. Odyssey Calling, a pamphlet written partly during a stormy night on Lindisfarne, was published by Sad Press in January 2020.