Clive Bush is a poet and Emeritus Professor of American Literature at King's College London. Clive's recent collections of poetry include Pictures after Poussin (Spanner, 2003) and Lingerings of the Large Day (Five Seasons, 2015).
He worked at the University of Warwick from 1966-90, where he was instrumental in developing American Studies. During his time here, he hosted numerous poets, and many of the recordings in the Writers at Warwick Archive exist because of his work. In 2015-6, the University of Warwick Library archived and digitised over 100 cassettes donated by Clive, expanding this collection and creating the Clive Bush Audio Poetry Archive.
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