The Filthy Quiet by Kate Noakes
Published 1st March 2019
‘Kate Noakes’ new collection is a trove of rich materials – rare minerals, sharp sense-impressions and resonant myths.’ – Philip Gross
‘Kate Noakes’ The Filthy Quiet is ... always brightly striking onwards, generating its own irresistible energy.’ – Jane Commane
In her most autobiographical collection to date, Kate Noakes explores the pain of losing a long-built life and the joys of exploring a new one. This is a howl that ends with a hallelujah.