Roger Caldwell

Roger Caldwell was born in St Albans, and grew up in Hertfordshire. He studied philosophy at Reading University and social anthropology at Oxford. He worked for the British Council when the Iranian Revolution was brewing, and has also lived and taught in Canada and Germany.

He has written on philosophy for journals such as Philosophy Now, on science and world politics for Planet, on music for London Magazine and as a critic and reviewer of poetry for the TLS, P.N. Review and Poetry Review. His poetry has appeared in journals in the UK, USA, Canada, and New Zealand. He currently lives in Essex when he is not exploring Eastern Europe.

Books by Shoestring Press:

Smoking Opium in Moscow

Setting Out for the Mad Islands

Waiting for World 93