The Poetry Review

Poetry Collection  

Archived since Winter 2013

19 issues

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.

Latest Issue

New poems on the sea, the squid, filial relationships and the dodo by contributors Heather Christle, Richard Price, Rachael Allen, Mel Pryor, Andre Bagoo, Anita Pati, A.K. Blakemore, Hugo Williams, Róisín Tierney, Jenna Clake, Leonardo Boix, Iain Twiddy, Helen Mort, Mary Jean Chan, Liz Berry, Wayne Holloway-Smith, Vidyan Ravinthiran, Martina Evans, Hugh McMillan, James Byrne and Peter Gizzi. We focus on translation this issue, with versions of poems by Anzhelina Polonskaya, Hagiwara Kyojiro, Ulrike Almut Sandig and Clara Janés, and essays on its complexity by Khairani Barokka, Sophie Collins and Carole Satyamurti. Katrina Naomi reports on poetry and poets in Japan and judge Ocean Vuong introduces the winner of The Geoffrey Dearmer Prize 2017. Reviews include Sophie Collins, Lila Matsumoto, A.K. Blakemore, Robin Robertson, Hannah Sullivan, Abigail Parry, Phoebe Power, Luljeta Lleshanaku and Volker von Törne. So Mayer reviews an anthology of Maori Poetry and Amy Key considers the lost and found work of Joan Murray.

  • IP authenticated access - no requirement to login with username and password.
  • Remote/EzProxy access for registered users off site, as well as Shibboleth authentication.
  • Fully searchable archive. Search by keyword and using Boolean operators. Each individual page has a persistent URL.
  • Detailed statistical reporting provided in the administrator account.
  • Extensive linking of each issue, including URLs, e-mail addresses, post codes and page numbers.

Subjects: Literature, Poetry

IP Access

Seamless IP-authenticated access on a range of platforms including web, iOS and Android.

Fully Searchable

Advanced search feature allowing you to search by title, issue and year.

Comprehensive Support

Enjoy high quality and prompt technical support from our dedicated team.

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.

  • First Issue: Winter 2013
  • Latest Issue: Summer 2018
  • Issue Count: 19
  • Page Count: 2,825
  • Published: Quarterly
  • ISSN: 2514-4456

Related Titles