Michael Norton SCHMIDT

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1947-03-02
Education The Hill Sch Pottstown PA, Christ's Hosp (ESU scholar), Harvard Univ, Wadham Coll Oxford (exhibitioner, MA, pres OU Poetry Soc)
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Clubs PEN, Savile
Style Prof Michael Schmidt, OBE, FRSL
Career fndr md and editorial dir Carcanet Press Ltd 1969-; Univ of Manchester: Gulbenkian fell of poetry 1971-74, special lectr and sr lectr in poetry Dept of English 1974-98, dir The Writing Sch (formerly The Poetry Centre) 1993-98, dir Writing Sch and prof of English Manchester Metropolitan Univ 1998-2005, prof of poetry Univ of Glasgow 2006-; fndr and gen ed PN Review (formerly Poetry Nation) 1972-; NW theatre critic The Independent 1986-88, Northern theatre critic The Daily Telegraph 1988-93; Br delegate at literary congresses in Liège Murcia Valencia and Paris; memb Arts Cncl Touring Panel 1991-94; adjudicator Translation Awards Br Comparative Literature Assoc 1992; advsr Finnish Literature Bd 1990-; selector Globe Theatre Awards 1993-95; dir Modern Poetry Archive Project Rylands; memb Finnish Literature Soc; FRSL 1994
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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