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PN Review 214

Edited by Michael Schmidt

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ISBN: 978 1 847771 83 4
Series: PN Review
Categories: 21st Century
Imprint: PN Review
Published: November 2013
297 x 210 x 5 mm
80 pages
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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    Tara Bergin, Caoilinn Hughes, Jeri Onitskansky, Lynette Roberts, Tim Liardet, Les Murray, Ned Denny, Molly Vogel, Tom Docherty, Okechukwu Nzelu, Shanta Acharya, Lesley Saunders, Ian Seed, Adam Czerniawski, Philippe Soupault, John F. Deane

    Iain Sinclair takes the long way back to LA 
    Eavan Boland on Denise Levertov
    Myth and modernism in Lynette Roberts and Keidrych Rhys
    Tony Roberts on Edmund Wilson’s poets
    Vasily Grossman’s letter to Khrushchev
    Philippe Soupault speaks from the other side

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    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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