Being Human is the third book in the Staying Alive series of anthologies. Staying Alive and its sequel Being Alive have introduced many thousands of new readers to contemporary poetry. Being Human is a companion volume to those two books – a world poetry anthology offering poetry lovers an even broader, international selection of ‘real poems for unreal times’. It was followed by a fourth volume, Staying Human: new poems for Staying Alive (2020)
This bestselling anthology series comes together to create the stand-out record of contemporary international poetry for our times. What better place to start your poetry journey?!
Date: 30th March 2011
Extent: 512 pp