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Friday, 8 September 2017
ILL FARES THE LAND
Mary O'Malley is an award-winning poet, born and living in Ireland. Ill Fares the Land Oliver Goldsmith’s ‘The Deserted Village...
Friday, 25 August 2017
Between Survival and Extinction
This week's blog is taken from the editorial of the imminent PN Review Issue 237 (September-October 2017), written by the editor Mic...
Friday, 11 August 2017
Promoting poetry through public engagement
Jenny Lewis trained as a painter at the Ruskin School of Art and Ealing School of Art before reading English at St Edmund Hall, Oxford. Sh...
Friday, 4 August 2017
The Acquaintance of a True Dustie-Fute
David Kinloch was born, raised and educated in Glasgow. He is a graduate of the universities of Glasgow and Oxford and was for many ye...
Thursday, 27 July 2017
Michelle Holmes lives in Birmingham Alabama, where she is the Vice President of Content at Alabama Media Group . Whitman Alabama As ...
Friday, 21 July 2017
Anthony Rudolf was born in 1942 in London, where he still lives. He is a major translator of literary works from French, Russian and other...
Friday, 7 July 2017
On Receiving the First Copy of my New & Selected Poems: a Writer’s Neurosis Explored
Stephen Romer was born in Hertfordshire in 1957 and read English at Cambridge. Since 1981 he has lived in France, where he is Maître de Con...
Friday, 30 June 2017
Jorie Graham Interview for Prac Crit
'What I recall most vividly is [Jorie Graham's] long, impassioned, impossibly pyrotechnic close readings of poets from Li Bai to Dic...
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