Robin Knight is a mixed race writer, based on the Sussex coast near Brighton. The son of a Bangalorean mother and a Bristolean father his work often touches on issues of race, neurodiversity, and otherness. He has the good fortune to be married to Performance Storyteller and author Xanthe Gresham-Knight: xanthegresham.co.uk.
Intricate, memorable work...a fresh contemporary voice.
Arts and Letters - Rumi Poetry Prize 2023 Finalist
South Downs Poetry Festival 2023: The Binsted Prize - Special Mention
Gloucestershire Poetry Society 2022 Open Poetry Competition - Shortlisted
The National Poetry Competition UK 2017 - Longlisted
The Elmbridge Literary Competition 2023 - Highly Commended
Teignmouth Poetry Festival Poetry Competition 2023 - Longlisted
The Shelley Memorial Poetry Prize 2022 - Longlisted
UK National Poetry Competition UK 2015 - Longlisted