Profile:
Don Paterson

Don Paterson is a poet. His collections include God's Gift to Women - winner of both the T. S. Eliot Prize and the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize; Landing Light, which won both the T. S. Eliot Prize and the Whitbread Prize for Poetry; and Rain, which won the Forward Prize for Best Collection in 2009, the same year that he was awarded the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry. He's also quite a good jazz guitarist.