Anthologies 4

Posted by on 11 12 16 in Poetry | 0 comments

I have been looking at Modern Poetry selected and edited by Maurice Wollman (The Scholar’s Library: Macmillan, 1939), an anthology...

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Anthologies 3

Posted by on 16 11 16 in Poetry | 0 comments

Poems in my next anthology are also arranged by theme, if a little vaguely, but there the similarity ends. Modern Poetry selected and...

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Anthologies 2

Posted by on 27 10 16 in Poetry | 0 comments

Decades ago, when I had more time at my disposal, I would spend hours in that most dispiriting section of second-hand bookshops: the...

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Poetry Anthologies

Posted by on 15 10 16 in Poetry | 0 comments

We often view past poetry through the spectacles of our current conceptions, and it’s therefore salutary – indeed enlightening...

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The Poetry of Academe

Posted by on 1 02 16 in Poetry | 2 comments

Through academic courses,  literary criticism, MFA programs and support for the small presses, the universities play a critical  role in...

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4 Poets in The Wolf Magazine

Posted by on 6 10 15 in Poetry | 1 comment

The Wolf Magazine is a forward-looking British magazine that publishes translations, criticism, book reviews, interviews and poetry that...

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5 Poets in The Seventh Quarry

Posted by on 7 09 15 in Poetry | 0 comments

The Seventh Quarry Swansea Poetry Magazine publishes work from around the world, a book and magazine review, and a profile of a British or...

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5 Poets in Poetry Wales

Posted by on 2 08 15 in Poetry | 0 comments

It’s difficult to be enthusiastic about Poetry Wales, which publishes unsentimental reflections on things not made poetry by craft,...

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5 Poets in Poetry Scotland

Posted by on 2 07 15 in Poetry | 0 comments

Poetry Scotland is an unpretentious poetry magazine with a strong local flavour. As its ‘About’ page cheerfully announces: We...

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4 Poets from Poetry Salzburg Review

Posted by on 3 06 15 in Poetry | 0 comments

Poetry Salzburg Review  was founded in 2001, and now gives a generous selection of poems (from some 50-60 poets), essays, translations and...

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Six Poets in Poetry London

Posted by on 20 05 15 in Poetry | 0 comments

Poetry London bills itself as ‘one of the very few, essential poetry magazines in English’, where ‘newer authors share...

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10 Poets in Poetry Cornwall

Posted by on 25 04 15 in Poetry | 4 comments

The 2009-2010 editions of Poetry Cornwall yield a fine crop of poems to commend to discriminating readers. Yes, this is local fare with...

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