Rowan Evans is a poet, composer and sound artist and studied at Cambridge and Bristol Universities. He received an Eric Gregory Award from the Society of Authors in 2015 and is the author of The Last Verses of Beccán (Guillemot Press, 2019), cante jondo mixtape (If a Leaf Falls Press, 2017), ODE RHIZOME MOUNTAIN SONG (Moot Press, 2016), freak red (Projective Industries, 2015), and returnsongs (Wide Range, 2012). A selection of his work appears in Penguin Modern Poets 7: These Hard and Shining Things (Penguin, 2018) with Geoffrey Hill and Toby Martinez de las Rivas. Rowan composes music and sound for performance, theatre, film and installation and is artistic co-director of the interdisciplinary performance collaboration Fen. He co-edits Moot Press and co-curates the ANATHEMA reading series. Rowan is currently undertaking practice-based PhD research into modern poetry and ancient language at Royal Holloway, University of London.


The Last Verses of Beccán is reviewed in Stride Magazine. Read more //

Penguin Modern Poets 7: These Hard and Shining Things is published on August 30th. Read more //

Updated author page and recordings on Archive of the Now. Visit site //

cante jondo mixtape is published by If a Leaf Falls Press. Read more //

Selections from WULF are published in Reliquiæ volume 5 by Corbel Stone Press. Read more // 

Four poems published in Hotel issue 3.