Links and Video


Online poems by Cliff at PN Review,  Ink, Sweat and TearsAnd Other Poems, Molly BloomInternational Times,  Morning Star, Great Works, Stride Magazine, and others.

Cliff Yates interviewed by Geoff Hattersley at Writers Aloud, an audio series featuring Royal Literary Fund Fellows and former Fellows.

Cliff’s podcast on the RLF Writers Aloud My Favourite Book feature.



English in Education article: ‘Writing like writers in the classroom: free writing and formal constraint’ by Cliff.

Guardian feature on Cliff Yates by David Ward:  ‘A few choice words from the guru’

Times Educational Supplement article, ‘Transcendental Dedication’ on Cliff Yates teaching at Maharishi School, by Kate Clanchy.

Times Educational Supplement  review of Jumpstart Poetry in the Secondary School by Kate Clanchy.

Times Educational Supplement  ‘Book of the Week’ review of Oranges: Poems from Maharishi School  by Sian Hughes.

Times Educational Supplement  ‘My Best Teacher’ on Cliff Yates, interview with Joe Broughton.

The Times Educational Supplement archive also contains ‘Young Poet’ poems selected by Cliff Yates during his time as TES Guest Poet; ‘Poems for Refugees’ series of articles by Cliff; ‘Young Poet’ poems by Cliff’s Maharishi School students selected by other Guest Poets; other articles written by Cliff for the TES.