Anne Rouse’s poetry has appeared in many periodicals, such as the Independent, Observer, Atlantic Monthly and TLS. Both of her collections, Sunset Grill and Timing, were Poetry Book Society Recommendations. A third, The School of Night, was published in 2004. She has held workshops, readings, or residencies in a number of settings, from the Almeida Theatre to Tate Modern.
A native of Virginia, Anne read history at the University of London. She subsequently worked in the NHS and for a mental health charity before becoming a poet.