Elena Croitoru



Author's Bio

Elena Croitoru is based in Kent and has an MSt in Creative Writing from the University of Cambridge. Her work has been selected for the Best New British & Irish Poets '21 and has appeared in December Magazine, Southword Journal & other magazines. She won/has been a finalist for prizes such as: the Edward Thomas Award, Mairtin Crawford Award, Jeff Marks Memorial Prize, Wales Poetry Award, Wasafiri New Writing Prize, Bridport Prize & other awards. 

Publications & Prizes

Prizes won: 

Edward Thomas Fellowship Award 2020 - Second Place;

Teignmouth Festival Poetry Competition 2021 - Second Place;

Mairtin Crawford Award 2020, Belfast Book Festival - Runner Up;

Novel Fair 2021, Irish Writers Centre - Runner Up;

Foley Poetry Award 2020 - Runner Up;

Winchester Poetry Prize 2020 - Highly Commended;

Open House Poetry Competition 2019 - Third Place;


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Last update: Apr 03, 2021