February/ March 2010
The UK's oldest cultural journal featuring the best original poetry, short fiction, cultural reviews and literary essays since 1732.
The London Magazine has been responsible for publishing some of the most significant literature in British history. From Wordsworth, Shelley and Keats to T. S. Eliot, Sylvia Plath, Dylan Thomas and Doris Lessing, today it remains at the forefront with the best contemporary writing. Its writers on art have included John Richardson, Alan Bowness, Edward Lucie-Smith and Mel Gooding and it has featured original work by Graham Sutherland, Prunella Clough, Maggie Hambling and Frank Auerbach.
Poetry by Matthew Francis, James Simpson, Will Vigar, Christopher Reid, Eoghan Walls, Angela Kirby, John Greening and Niall McDevitt
Short Fiction by John Kinsella, Jennifer Breen and Steven O’ Brien
Leonard Quart on the Difficulties of Writing a Eulogy
Frank Armstrong on the October Revolution
Malise Ruthven on Crossness Pumping Station
Horatio Morpurgo with Our Ecompassing of this Neather Globe
Chris McCabe and the 50th Anniversary of Poetry International
Jeffrey Meyers on Andre Malraux
Charles Spencer on The London Road
Reviews by Erik Martiny, Rebecca Watson, Houman Barekat, Will Stone, Isabel Galleymore, Michael Nott, Ian Brinton, Matthew Scott and Lana Asfour