Hubert Moore

After 40 years of teaching, Hubert Moore was for nine years a writing mentor at the Medical Foundation for the Care of victims of Torture, now Freedom from Torture. At the same time he was a regular visitor of detainees at Dover Detention Centre. His eighth collection of poems, The Bright Gaze of the Disoriented, was recently published by Shoestring Press. His poem ‘Hosing Down’ was Highly Commended in last year’s Forward Prize list.