Olivia McCannon

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Olivia McCannon was born on Merseyside, lived for nine years in France and is currently based in London. Exactly My Own Length (Carcanet/Oxford Poets, 2011) was shortlisted for the Seamus Heaney Centre Prize and won the Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize. Her translations include Balzac’s Old Man Goriot (Penguin Classics, 2011).


    Open door, high cistern, wooden loo seat