Paul Mills has written five collections of poems, published by Carcanet Press and Smith|Doorstop, and two plays performed at The National Theatre and West Yorkshire Playhouse. He has been writer in residence at Manchester and Leeds Universities, and is currently a Royal Literary Fund Consultant Writing Fellow. His most recent publication is You Should’ve Seen Us, a pamphlet of poems written as voice-overs to accompany films set in North Yorkshire from the Yorkshire Film Archive.