Poet, journalist and travel writer Hugo Williams was born in 1942 in Windsor and grew up in Sussex. He was educated at Eton College and worked on the London Magazine from 1961 to 1970. He writes a column in the Times Literary Supplement, has been poetry editor and TV critc on the New Statesman, theatre critic on the Sunday Corrrespondent, film critic for Harper's & Queen and a writer on popular music for Punch magazine.
His Collected Poems, which brings together work from eight books, was published in 2002. His most recent poetry collection is Dear Room (2006).
Hugo Williams lives in London.
Biography from: contemporarywriters.com