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.
Then, ex machina, the latest Poetry Review appears... the Spring issue of The Poetry Review, guest edited by Mary Jean Chan and Will Harris is a brilliant, eclectic and energising mix of new poems by Raymond Antrobus, Mona Arshi, Helen Charman, Chen Chen, Linda Gregerson, D.S. Marriott, Samantha Walton and many more, brilliant prose by Nisha Ramayya, Momtaza Mehri, Dorothy Wang and Ralf Webb, Yasmine Seale’s erasure poems inspired by The Thousand and One Nights, and this year’s winning entries in The Poetry Society's prestigious National Poetry Competition.