Salena Godden

SalenaSalena Godden’s short stories, stage and page poetry have been published in anthologies such as Penguin’s IC3, Canongate’s Fire People and The Handbook of Decadence, published by Dedalus. As a performance poet she has toured extensively and read alongside writers such as Irvine Welsh and Will Self. She has hosted a number of radio and television programmes and been a guest on BBC Radio 4’s Bespoken Word and Woman’s Hour, and BBC Radio 3’s The Verb. Salena writes and performs in nu-ska duo SaltPeter and is a co-founder of The Book Club Boutique. Her first novel, Springfield Road, is due to be published later this year.

Salena is Writer-in-Residence at Highbury Grove School.




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