Poetry Surgery with Katherine Lockton

January 2021

In-depth 1-2-1 zoom discussion on your poetry with Katherine Lockton

This is a rare opportunity for feedback on your work from award winning poet and tutor Katherine Lockton, author of Paper Doll (Flipped Eye), and the recipient of the Inaugural International Creative Writing Award from the Saltire Society and the British Council, and finalist in the International Aesthetica Poetry Prize.

Katherine will spend Monday 18th January 2021 hosting SBP’S Poetry Hospital at South Bank Poetry’s Poetry School with four 1-hour slots available, for an in-depth one-to-one discussion on your poems; so, book a slot and prepare a selection of poems-in-progress for advice and guidance.

The following slots are available:

12: 10- 13:10pm
14:00- 15:00pm
15:10- 16:10pm

To book your session with Katherine click ‘purchase course’ and then select a slot from the drop-down menu. You may submit up to 6 poems of no more than 150 lines total. Poems should be sent to editor@southbankpoetry.co.uk no less than 2 weeks before your session.

About Katherine Lockton

Katherine Lockton is a Latinx poet, tutor and editor of the Southbank Poetry magazine. Winner of several awards for her writing, including the inaugural International Travel Bursary by The Saltire Society and British Council Scotland, she is also widely published in magazines and journals. Writing in both Spanish and English, her work is heavily influenced by the customs, culture, history and politics of Bolivia.


  • I’ve just completed a two-part course with South Bank Poetry which I enjoyed very much and would highly recommend to anyone new to poetry or anyone experienced and looking for inspiration. Katherine is a brilliant tutor – knowledgeable and motivating, warm and inclusive.

    Tahmina Maula

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