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PN Review 166

Edited by Michael Schmidt

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ISBN: 978 1 857548 05 1
Series: PN Review
Imprint: PN Review
Published: November 2005
297 x 210 x 5 mm
72 pages
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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  • New poems by, among others, Moniza Alvi, Sujata Bhatt, Ruth Fainlight, Patrick McGuinness and John F. Deane.

    Patrick McGuinness writes on Lynette Roberts.
    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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