Congratulations to Carcanet for paying equal attention to new poets and to modern classics. The Collected H.D., Mina Loy, William Carlos Williams, and Yvor Winters are all essential books, and Carcanet is doing a public service keeping them in print.
William Letfordreads 'There's hunners o burds on the roofs' at the launch of the bestselling New Poetries V ed. Michael Schmidt with Eleanor Crawforth. This poem is not included in the anthology: Letford's first full collection, Bevel, will be available from Carcanet later this year.
Rory Watermanreads 'Family Business' and 'What Passing Bells' at the launch of the bestselling New Poetries V ed. Michael Schmidt with Eleanor Crawforth.
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