Nagra, Daljit

About Daljit Nagra

Official Homepage

Biography (Poetry International Archives)



Kellaway, Kate. "Tippoo Sultan's Incredible White-Man-Eating Tiger Toy-Machine!!!The Guardian, 31 Jul. 2011

Crown, Sarah. "A Flighty Mix-Up Country." The Guardian, 24 Feb. 2007



Wyde, Becky. "An Interview with Daljit Nagra." The Bubble, 17 Sep. 2014

Chambers, Claire Gail. "'Meddl[ing] with My Type’: An Interview with Daljit Nagra." Crossings, vol. 1, no.1, 2010

"Twenty Questions with Daljit Nagra." Timey Literary Supplement, undated



Kotin, I. Yu. "To Be British, to Be Asian? The Dilemma of the British Asians as Seen by Daljit Nagra." Vestnik Sankt-Peterburgskogo Universiteta, no. 4, 2013

Rennhak, Katharina. "Daljit Nagra's Look We Have Coming to Dover! and the Limits of the Translocal." Postcolonial Translocations, 2013

Gunning, Dave. "Daljit Nagra, Faber Poet: Burdens of Representation and Anxieties of Influence." Journal of Commonwealth Literature, vol. 43, no. 3, 2008




Ramayana (2013)


Poetry Collections

British Museum (2017)

Tippoo Sultan's Incredible White-Man-Eating Tiger Toy-Machine!!! (2011)

Look We Have Coming to Dover! (2007)

By Heart (2006)

Oh My Rub! (2003)


Audio and Audiovisual Material

Daljit Nagra Reads from His Poetry Collection Look We Have Coming to Dover!. YouTube, 29 Aug. 2017

Daljit Nagra Talks about His Work. YouTube, 10 Sep. 2014

Daljit Nagra Interview on His Poetry Collection Tippoo Sultan's Incredible White-Man-Eating Tiger Toy-Machine!!!. YouTube, 23 Aug. 2011

Daljit Nagra on how to Become a Poet and His Inspiration. YouTube, 5 Oct. 2010