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PN Review 192

Edited by Michael Schmidt

PN Review 192
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ISBN: 978 1 847770 31 8
Imprint: PN Review
Published: March 2010
297 x 210 x 5 mm
84 pages
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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  • PN Review 192, cover image detail from the painting 'Soft-shoe', Mary Harman 2009, includes:


    Poems by R.F. Langley, Alex Wylie, Liviu Campanu, Mir Mahfuz Ali, Marsha Pomerantz, Boris Pasternak, Mark Ford, Rachel Mann

    Alberto Manguel chases the dog in Dante; Gabriel Levin listens to Zeus and Webern; James Sutherland-Smith says goodbye to Belgrade; Anthony Caleshu talks to Mark Ford; Kirsty Gunn discovers a notebook.

    Also includes A Supplement - New Clear Forms: American Poetry and Cold War Culture with contributions from John Armstrong and others

    In his editorial, Michael Schmidt discusses the impact of new media sources and literary plagiarism.


    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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