Descent & Other Poems is the debut collection by UEA student Timothy Ogene and is published this week by Deerbrook Editions. Timothy was born in Nigeria and has since lived in Liberia, Germany, the US, and the UK. He holds a BA in English and History from St. Edward’s University, Texas, an MA in World Literatures in English from the University of Oxford, and is currently completing the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) at UEA. His work has appeared in numerous journals, including Harvard Review, Glasgow Review of Books, Hong Kong Review of Books, Poetry Quarterly, Tahoma Literary Review, and Blue Rock Review. His debut novel The Day Ends Like Any Day was published by Holland House earlier this year.