PN Review

Archived since Poetry Nation No. 1 Complete Archive

249 issues

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

Keep up with the many worlds of poetry in this independent and always stimulating journal. For four decades PN Review has been a place to discover new poems in English and in translation as well as interviews, news, essays, reviews and reports from around the world. Subscribers can explore the uniquely rich digital archive.

Latest issue

The last published poems of the late Matthew Sweeney

A translation of one of the most famous Ethiopian oral poems

John Ash’s first published poem in over a decade

New poems by Sophie Hannah, Claudine Toutoungi and Drew Milne

Essay by Vahni Capildeo: ‘Earwormed by a Keynote, with Added Ghosts’

With translations from the Arabic, Ethiopian, German, Greek, Indian and Spanish

New to PN Review this issue: Clare Jones, Bedilu Wakjira, Sam Trainor and Susan de Sola

and more…

Subjects: Literature, Poetry

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

Keep up with the many worlds of poetry in this independent and always stimulating journal. For four decades PN Review has been a place to discover new poems in English and in translation as well as interviews, news, essays, reviews and reports from around the world. Subscribers can explore the uniquely rich digital archive.

  • First Issue: Poetry Nation No. 1
  • Latest Issue: September - October 2018
  • Issue Count: 249
  • 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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