Born Handsworth, Birmingham 1930. Teacher in various schools, colleges and universities, 1953-1982. Musician, performing regularly, 1946-1995. Four Ways, Earl Sterndale, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 0EP.
Four Ways, 2005.
This reading was recorded at Four Ways on 3 September 2005.
- 'Songs from the Camel's Coffin'
- 'The Memorial Fountain'
- 'The Red and the Black'
- 'The Trace'
- 'You Should Have Been There'
- A Furnace (section 2)
THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF IT: Poems 1955-2005 (Bloodaxe Books, 2005)
A full bibliography 1951-2000 by Derek Slade appears in John Kerrigan and Peter Robinson, eds., THE THING ABOUT ROY FISHER, Critical Studies (Liverpool University Press, 2000), pp 313-366.