Raymond Antrobus is a British-Jamaican poet. He is the author of ‘To Sweeten Bitter' and 'The Perseverance' (PBS Winter Choice and a Sunday Times / The Guardian poetry book of 2018) He is the recipient of fellowships from Cave Canem, Complete Works 3, Jerwood Compton Poetry. He has an MA in Spoken Word education from Goldsmiths. In 2018 he was awarded 'The Geoffrey Dearmer Prize’ and in 2019 he won The Ted Hughes award for a new work in poetry.