The Poetry Review, published quarterly by The Poetry Society, is home to the world’s best contemporary poetry and writing about poetry. Since first publication in 1912, it has featured new poems, essays and reviews by internationally renowned and emerging poets, both Nobel Prize winners and newcomers. Famous contributors include T.S. Eliot, Allen Ginsberg, Derek Walcott, Philip Larkin, Seamus Heaney, Carol Ann Duffy, Jackie Kay and Alice Oswald.
The latest issue of The Poetry Review has new poems by poets from across the UK, France, Italy, Lithuania Canada and the US including Safia Elhillo, Marilyn Hacker, Chris McCabe, Nyla Matuk, Alison Winch, Angelina D’Roza, Sean Borodale, Anna Maria Carpi and many, many more. Essayists include Angela Conway on her visit to the Elizabeth Bishop house, Nova Scotia; Ilya Kaminsky on René Char; J.T. Welsch on professionalisation in poetry; and Sandeep Parmar’s ‘An uncommon language’. There are reviews of Ruth Padel, Terrance Hayes, Richard Scott, Chelsey Minnis, Kathryn Maris, Zaffar Kunial, Barry McSweeney, a new anthology celebrating 100 years of W.S. Graham, and many other new and recently published titles.