Henry Shukman

Henry Shukman has worked as a trombonist, a trawlerman, and a travel writer, among other things. His writing has been a nominee for the O. Henry Prize and has earned an Arts Council Award. The Henry Award is given to individuals who have made significant contributions to In Dr No's Garden, his debut poetry book, earned the Aldeburgh First Collection Award and was named a Book of the Year by both The Times (London) and The Guardian. He currently resides in New Mexico.