PN Review

Poetry Collection  

Archived since Poetry Nation No. 1
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267 issues


Welcome to PN Review, one of the outstanding literary magazines of our time.

PN Review is a leading literary independent journal that provides readers with the opportunity to discover outstanding new poetry. Each issue features a diverse range of poems in English and in translation as well as interviews, literary criticism, essays and reports from around the world. Subscribers will have access to the complete and uniquely rich digital archive, as well as each new issue published.

Latest Issue

The September-October 2021 issue

PN Review has a ‘soft relaunch’ with a new cover design, new internal design and layout

Dutch supplement: outstanding new writing from Holland

Major essays:
Colm Tóíbín on Thom Gunn
David Herman on ‘The Last Jewish Intellectual’ – Edward Said
Gwyneth Lewis on Gillian Clarke’s The Gododdin

New to PN Review this issue: Alice Hiller, Theodore Ell, Jane King and Joshua Weiner

and more...

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  • First Issue: Poetry Nation No. 1
  • Latest Issue: September - October 2021
  • Issue Count: 267
  • Page Count: 21,158
  • Published: Bi-monthly
  • ISSN: 2514-4375

‘The most engaged, challenging and serious-minded of all the UK’s poetry magazines.’
Simon Armitage

'...probably the most informative and entertaining poetry journal in the English-speaking world.'
John Ashbery

‘…the premier British poetry journal. Its coverage is broad and generous: from John Ashbery to new young English poets, from essays on Continental poetics and fiction to reviews of neglected poets both living and dead. At a time when poetry is largely neglected, [it] continues to make an eloquent case for its centrality to our culture.'
Marjorie Perloff

'...high-toned but bracing.'
Boyd Tonkin, Independent

'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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