Poetry: "The Blue Flower Book" & "The New Industrial Revolution" by Oz Hardwick











Oz Hardwick is a poet, academic, and dabbler in diverse arts based in the north of England. He has published nine chapbooks and full collections, with his tenth, A Census of Preconceptions, due from SurVision Books late in 2022. With Anne Caldwell, he is co-editor of The Valley Press Anthology of Prose Poetry (Valley Press, 2019) and Prose Poetry in Theory and Practice (Routledge, 2022). Oz's greatest pleasure is guesting with space rock bands and in his spare time he is Professor of Creative Writing at Leeds Trinity University.