File MH/8/4 - Poem "The Patella Hammer"

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Poem "The Patella Hammer"


  • c.1930s - 2011 (Creation)

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13 documents, 1 item

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(1942 -)

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Published by "The Guardian" 7 May 2011; "The Hippocrates Anthology" 2011; "British Journal of Psychiatry" October 2012; Five Seasons Press 2014. Accepted by "The Poetry of Medicine". Awarded first prize of £5,000 by The Hippocrates Prize 2011

Annotated drafts including final draft. Includes photocopy of the cheque awarded by The Hippocrates Prize; printed email from Donald Singer regarding the prize; photocopied poem published in "The Guardian"

Includes the patella hammer that inspired the poem, owned by Michael Henry's father

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