Andy Brown

Andy Brown

About Andy Brown

Andy Brown is Professor of English & Creative Writing at the University of Exeter, UK. He has published over ten collections of poetry, anthologies, books of interviews, and one novel Apples and Prayers. In 2016 Bloomsbury publish his major edited poetry anthology A Body of Work: Poetry and Medical Writing. His recent collections of poetry include Watersong, Exurbia, The Fool and the Physician, Goose Music (with John Burnside) and a selected early poems Fall of the Rebel Angels (Salt 2006), amongst others.

Anatomy for the Blind

Beneath the languid nudes of Ingres and Renoir, the Odalisques and Venus on her couch – the skeleton is already reclined against the lectern as the doctor starts: ‘Gentlemen, explore tonight your sense of touch. Let the warmth of your …

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