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PN Review 235
Edited by Michael Schmidt
Series: PN Review
Categories: 19th Century, 20th Century, 21st Century, American, Anthologies, Australian, BAME, British, Canadian, Caribbean, Christianity, Christianity, French, German, Humour, Indian, Irish, Italian, Jewish, LGBTQ+, Memoirs, New Zealand, Portuguese, Scottish, Translation, Welsh, Women
Imprint: PN Review
Publisher: Carcanet Press
Journal (88 pages)
(Pub. May 2017)
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• David Herd on refugees and poetry
• Vahni Capildeo on a Red Book
• Kei Miller remembers Derek Walcott
• Sujata Bhatt translates Heinrich Böll’s poems
• New poem by Tom Raworth, a portrait and a celebration by Miles Champion
• Edwin Morgan performing translation
• Stephen Burt sends word from New Zealand
• Poems from the Ethiopian
• Includes new poetry by Beverley Bie Brahic, Emily Grosholz and Anne Stevenson
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 '...this is the joy of New Poetries VIII: time and again you discover refreshing and compelling new styles and subjects'
Jake Morris-Campbell, The Poetry School
'...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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