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Liz Berry is a British poet born in 1980 in Birmingham. She is the author of two collections of poetry, Black Country (Chatto & Windus, 2014) and The Republic of Motherhood (Chatto & Windus, 2019). She has also written for BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 3, and her work has been featured in The Guardian, The Times Literary Supplement, and Poetry Review. Berry is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Geoffrey Dearmer Prize, the Eric Gregory Award, and the Forward Prize for Best First Collection. She was also shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize in 2014. Berry is currently a lecturer in Creative Writing at the University of Birmingham. She is married and has two children. Berry's age is 40 years old. Her height is 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m). Her physical stats are unknown. Berry is not known to be dating anyone at the moment. She is married and has two children. Berry has earned most of her net worth from her writing career. She has published two collections of poetry and has written for BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 3. She has also received numerous awards for her work, including the Geoffrey Dearmer Prize, the Eric Gregory Award, and the Forward Prize for Best First Collection.

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The Republic of Motherhood, Berry's second pamphlet, was published by Chatto and Windus in 2018. The title poem won the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem.


In 2014, Chatto and Windus published Black Country, Berry's first poetry collection. Black Country won the Forward Prize for Best First Collection, the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize, and the Somerset Maugham Award. Black Country was selected as poetry book of the year by several publications, including The Guardian.

Berry's writing is rooted in the landscape and dialect of the West Midlands. In 2014, Ben Wilkinson in The Guardian summarized Black Country: "It digs deep into the poet’s West Midlands roots, enlivening and reimagining the heritage of that eponymous heartland of iron foundries, coal mines and steel mills, on both personal and public footings".


Berry was a recipient of the Eric Gregory Award in 2009. The award is given by the Society of Authors to British poets under the age of 30. Berry's first pamphlet, The Patron Saint of School Girls, was published by tall-lighthouse in 2010. She won the Poetry London competition in 2012 for the poem Bird.


Liz Berry (born 1980) is a British poet. She has published two pamphlets and one full-length poetry collection. Her first poetry collection, Black Country, was named poetry book of the year by several publications, including The Guardian.

Berry was born in 1980 and was raised in the Black Country of England. She trained as a school teacher and initially taught primary school. She became interested in poetry after taking a beginners poetry class at a local college. She later attended the Royal Holloway, University of London, where she earned an MA in Creative Writing.