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PN Review 229

Edited by Michael Schmidt

PN Review 229
Series: PN Review
Categories: 20th Century, 21st Century, Anthologies, BAME, British, Caribbean, Irish, Jewish, Language, LGBTQ+, Translation, Welsh, Women
Imprint: PN Review
Publisher: Carcanet Press
Available as:
Journal (87 pages)
(Pub. Apr 2016)
9781784101404
Out of Stock
Digital access available through Exact Editions
  • Description
  • Editor
  • Awards
  • Reviews
  • Emily Grosholz: Encounters with Basho

    Claire Crowther on syllabic poetry

    Peter McDonald: The PN Review Lecture

    Poems from
    Sinead Morrissey, Elaine Feinstein, Thomas A. Clark, C.K. Stead, Vahni Capildeo, Carol Mavor, Andrew Wynn Owen, Richard Scott, Thomas Kinsella & others

    Michael Schmidt FRSL, poet, scholar, critic and translator, was born in Mexico in 1947; he studied at Harvard and at Wadham College, Oxford, before settling in England. Among his many publications are several collections of poems and a novel, The Colonist (1981), about a boy’s childhood in Mexico. He is general ... read more
    Awards won by Michael Schmidt Winner, 2016 Forward Prize for Best Single Poem - Sasha Dugdale's 'Joy', published in PN Review 227  (PN Review 227 )
    Praise for Michael Schmidt '...probably the most informative and entertaining poetry journal in the English-speaking world.'
    John Ashbery
     'The most engaged, challenging and serious-minded of all the UK's poetry magazines.'
    Simon Armitage
    'It has attempted to take poetry out of the backwaters of intellectual life and to find in it again the crucial index of cultural health.'
    Cairns Craig, Times Literary Supplement
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