TS Eliot prize goes to Derek Walcott

Walcott at launch of ‘White Egrets’ at 2010 Word Alive International Literary Festival in St Lucia: Photo courtesy of John Robert Lee

In a “bumper year” for English-language poetry, Nobel laureate Derek Walcott, who was embroiled in scandal two years ago, was tonight named winner of the TS Eliot prize for the best new collection of poems published in the UK or Ireland. Read more >

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