The Poetry Review

Archived since Winter 2013

15 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.

The trial issue, published Summer 2015, spans old and new trends: ‘Prufrock’ in its hundredth year, the hunt for new ways to ironise the self in Charles Whalley’s essay on post-internet poetry, and St Francis and Flaubert in D.A. Powell’s ‘Letter from San Francisco’. There are new poems by Nick Laird, Graham Mort, Daljit Nagra, Sara Peters, Jennifer L. Knox and the winner of the Geoffrey Dearmer Prize, Zaffar Kunial. The review section includes new collections by Claudia Rankine, Sean O’Brien, Frances Leviston and Michael Hofmann’s selected essays.

Latest issue

New poems by D.M. Aderibigbe, Moniza Alvi, James Byrne, Kit Fan, Elaine Feeney, Christine Gosnay, Allis Hamilton, Seán Hewitt, Benjamín Naka-Hasebe Kingsley, Daisy Lafarge, Lindsay Macgregor, Andrew McMillan, Chelsey Minnis, Conor O’Callaghan, Andrew Sclater, Laura Seymour, Julian Stannard, Patricia Tyrrell, Alison Winch – plus translations by Liang Yujing of poems by Dai Weina, and photographs and a poem by Ahren Warner. Prose includes Kathryn Maris, Vahni Capildeo and David Wheatley on offensiveness, risk and the risqué; Helen Mort on Simon Armitage and John Burnside; Alison Brackenbury on selections by Elaine Feinstein and Shanta Acharya; Jennifer Wong and Charanpreet Khaira on recent debuts; Vidyan Ravinthiran on Gwendolyn Brooks – and Jane Yeh selects the Geoffrey Dearmer Prize winner: Wayne Holloway-Smith.

Subjects: Literature, Poetry

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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.

The trial issue, published Summer 2015, spans old and new trends: ‘Prufrock’ in its hundredth year, the hunt for new ways to ironise the self in Charles Whalley’s essay on post-internet poetry, and St Francis and Flaubert in D.A. Powell’s ‘Letter from San Francisco’. There are new poems by Nick Laird, Graham Mort, Daljit Nagra, Sara Peters, Jennifer L. Knox and the winner of the Geoffrey Dearmer Prize, Zaffar Kunial. The review section includes new collections by Claudia Rankine, Sean O’Brien, Frances Leviston and Michael Hofmann’s selected essays.

  • First Issue: First Issue: Winter 2013
  • Latest Issue: Summer 2017
  • Issue Count: 15
  • Published: Not set
  • ISSN: 2514-4456

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