Andrew Barker

Contributor and Contest Judge

Andrew Barker operates the free online poetry lectures website mycroftlectures – YouTube and is the author of the poetry collection Snowblind from My Protective Colouring (Chameleon Press). He holds a PhD in American Literature and an MA in Anglo-Irish Literature and he is currently teaching at Hong Kong Baptist University.


  • Issue #40 (July 2018): On Teroy Guzman’s Richard III. Manila. 30. 05. 2018. [Read]
  • Issue #25 (September 2014): Nostalgia Is What It Used to Be: Comedy and the Colonial Upbringing in Dave McKirdy’s Poetry [Read]
  • Issue #20 (March 2013): “Betrayal” Poetry Contest Winners: Why We Chose These Poems [Read]
  • Cha “Betrayal” Poetry Contest: Judge [information]
  • Issue #19 (November 2012): Sonnet 143. Phantom Memories [Read]
  • Issue #18 (September 2012): The Seamstress’ Goodbye to Liu [Read]
  • Issue #16 (March 2012): On Encountering Jean-Claude Van Damme [Read]
  • Issue #7 (May 2009): Welded to Reason by Brittle Metals [Read]