Sebastian Smart BARKER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1945-04-16
Education King's Sch Canterbury, CCC Oxford (MA), UEA (MA)
Publications N/A
Recreations exploring Wales, the south of France and Greece
Clubs N/A
Style Sebastian Barker, FRSL
Career furniture restorer, carpenter and fireman 1971-76, cataloguer of modern first edns Sotheby's 1976-77, self-employed writer 1977-79, writer in residence South Hill Park Arts Centre Bracknell Berks 1980-83, writer in residence Stamford Arts Centre Lincs 1984-85, self-employed writer 1985-, chm The Poetry Soc 1988-92, fndr dir English Coll Fndn Prague 1991-; ed The London Magazine 2002-08; participant at numerous festivals, conferences and univ seminars; dir and co-dir of literary festivals incl: Bracknell 1980-82, Epsom Surrey 1984, first Royal Berkshire Poetry Festival 1985; executor: Literature Panel Brighton Festival 1989-91, English PEN 1990-92, Friedrich Nietzsche Soc of GB 1991-94; judge: Dylan Thomas Award for Poetry (with Nigel Jenkins) 1989, Shell Young Poet of the Year (with >qv1qv2<16177>qv3<, >ir<) 1989, BP Speak-a-Poem Competition (with Betty Mulcahy) 1990, Bournemouth Int Poetry Competition 1991, London Writing Competition (with Peter Reading) 1992, VS Pritchett Meml Prize RSL 2003-07, Strokestown Int Poetry Competition 2010; Royal Literary Fund fell Univ of Middx 2009-11; Hawthornden fell 1990; FRSL 1997; >ir< Arts Cncl Award for Poetry 1976, Ingram Merrill Fndn Award 1988, Soc of Authors Award 1990, Royal Literary Fund Award 1993
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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