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PN Review 230
Edited by Michael Schmidt
Categories: 20th Century, 21st Century, American, Anthologies, Arabic, BAME, British, Caribbean, Christianity, French, Irish, Italian, New Zealand, Polish, Portuguese, Translation, War writings, Welsh
Imprint: PN Review
Publisher: Carcanet Press
Journal (95 pages)
Contains the poem 'The Plenty of Nothing' by Ian Patterson - Winner of the 2017 Forward Prize for Best Single Poem
Stanley Moss, Julith Jedamus, Mary Noonan, Stephen Burt, Patrick Cotter, Ian Patterson, & John Dennison
•Frank Kuppner: Rough Notes for One or Two Undelivered Lectures on T. S. Eliot’s Dante
•Paul Batchelor translates Rilke’s poems in French
•Todd Portnowitz translates Lorenzo Carlucci from the Italian
•Jennifer Grotz and Piotr Sommer translate Jerzy Ficowski from the Polish
•André Naffis-Sahely translates the Moroccan Abdellatif Laâbi
•Norbert Hirschhorn writes from Beirut, Vahni Capildeo thinks on the Antonine Wall, and Iain Bamforth is on the trail of Fernando Pessoa in Lisbon
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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