MadHat Press

Oz Hardwick is a European poet and academic, whose work has been widely published in international journals and anthologies. He has published twelve full collections and chapbooks, most recently A Census of Preconceptions (SurVision, 2022), which was shortlisted for the 2023 Rubery International Book Award for poetry. He also has written extensively on Creative Writing, poetry, the Middle Ages, medievalism, and other obsessive interests. Oz is Professor of Creative Writing at Leeds Trinity University.



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MadHat Press is a leading publisher of unique and vital contemporary poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and criticism.

MadHat Press seeks to foster the work of writers and poets: explosive, lyrical, passionate, deeply wrought voices that stretch the boundaries of language, narrative and image, vital and enduring literary voices that sing on the page as well as in the mind.

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phone: (617) 821-1915

Mailing Address:
PO Box 422
Cheshire MA 01225