26/02/2013

Krishan Coupland achieves second place in PBS Student Poetry Competition

Krishan Coupland

Current UEA student Krishan Coupland has been placed second in the inaugural Poetry Book Society Student Poetry Competition for his poem ‘3:46PM’.  He was also Highly Commended for another poem, ‘Emergency Exit’.  Krishan (pictured) joined UEA this year as a part-time student on the Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) MA, having achieved First Class Honours in his Creative Writing BA at Staffordshire University.  He was the winner of the 2011 Manchester Fiction Prize for his short story ‘Days Necrotic’.