‘Introducing The Beggar’ is the first publication by Blue Beggar Books.
This welcoming note to the house, in the form of a booklet, includes an introduction written by our founder, Sonny Hall. Where he declares the very establishment, greeting fellow poets, artists, free thinkers, illustrators and photographers into the evolution of the publishing house.
Introducing The Beggar has everything you need to comprehend the crucial strokes that Blue Beggar Books will be laying out in order to empower creatives that have yet to have their voice.
Including unreleased poems by Caleb Femi, Jemima Foxtrot, Peter Doherty, Nicole Della Costa, Greta Bellamacina, Luke Wright, James Massiah, Henry Sanson, Ollie Feather, Sonny Hall, Jimmy Lux Fox, Thea Gajic, Inua Ellams, Claire Trévien and more.
Illustrations by Leanne Shapton and Jack Laver.
And quotes from Nick Knight, Lily Gavin, Ryan Kevin Doyle and more.
The receiver of this welcoming note, will also have the opportunity to discover the policy of our initial submission process. All submissions will be considered for our first complete publication, which will consist of established and non-established poets. This will be our first book as a house and our first connector of our fellows. Coming April 2021.
Each book will be signed and numbered by Sonny Hall and Ryan Kevin Doyle