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PN Review 179
Edited by Michael Schmidt
ISBN: 978 1 857549 56 0
Series: PN Review
Imprint: PN Review
Published: January 2008
297 x 210 x 5 mm
Publisher: Carcanet Press
PN Review 179, featuring the cover painting 'Lochbuie, Mull, 2005' by Mary Griffiths, includes:
• Poems by Toon Tellegen, Marsha Pomerantz, Patrick Mackie, Kei Miller, Dan Burt and others
• John Muckle on Bill Griffiths 1948-2007
• Michael Alexander on Poets in Paradise: Chaucer, Pound, Eliot
• Evan Jones interviews Daryl Hine discussing his identity as both poet and professor
•A broad analysis of the current poetry scene, including reviews ofworks by Geoffrey Hill, Donald Davie, Anna Kamienska, amongst others
•In his editorial, Michael Schmidt celebrates the influences of R. B.Kitaj, his likenesses to Pound, and the relationship between poetry andpainting
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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