Andrew Philip

Andrew Philip (b. 1975)
Andrew Philip
Andrew Philip

Biography

Summary

Andrew  Philip was born in Aberdeen, and grew up in a former mining village near Falkirk. He studied Linguistics at the University of Edinburgh. He published two poetry pamphlets with HappenStance Press - Tonguefire (2005) and Andrew Philip: A Sampler (2008). His first full collection, The Ambulance Box, was published by Salt in 2009; it was shortlisted for the Seamus Heaney Centre Prize for Poetry and the Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust First Book Award in 2010. The North End of the Possible was published in 2012 by Salt Publishing. He lives in Linlithgow.

Poems by Andrew Philip