Richard Marggraf-Turley is an award-winning writer and critic, and author of several books on the Romantic poets, including Keats's Boyish Imagination (2004), Bright Stars: John Keats, Barry Cornwall and Romantic Literary Culture (2009) and (ed.) Keats's Places (2018). He has also published a historical crime novel, The Cunning House (2015). He teaches English Literature and Creative Writing at Aberystwyth University. In 2007, he won the Keats-Shelley Prize for Poetry. In 2010, he won the Wales Book of the Year 'People's Choice' for the poetry collection Wan-Hu's Flying Chair (2009).