A. B. Jackson

A. B. Jackson (b. 1965)
Photograph of A. B. Jackson © Gerry Cambridge
A. B. Jackson © Gerry Cambridge

Biography

Summary

Andrew Buchanan Jackson was born in Glasgow in 1965. His first book, Fire Stations (Anvil Press), won the Forward Prize for Best First Collection in 2003. In August 2010 his poem 'Treasure Island' won first prize in the Edwin Morgan Poetry Competition. Donut Press published a signed and numbered edition of Apocrypha, a twenty-one poem series, in 2011.