Carcanet has always been the place to look for considerations of purely literary and intellectual merit. Its list relies on the vision and the faith and the energy of people who care about books, and values. It is thus as rare as it is invaluable.
William Letford reads '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 can be found in Letford's first full collection, Bevel(Carcanet, 2012).
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