Tamar Yoseloff was born in the US in 1965
Her first full collection Sweetheart (Slow Dancer, 1998) was a Poetry Book Society Special Commendation and the winner of the Aldeburgh Festival Prize. Her work has appeared in a number of Anthologies, magazines and newspapers, including The Forward Book of Poetry, The Independent, PN Review, Ambit and British Council New Writing 12. In 2001 she was awarded a New Writers’ bursary from London Arts and in 2003 she received an M. Phil in Writing from the University of Glamorgan. She is currently the Programme Co-ordinator and a tutor for The Poetry School.