New podcast with Gillian Allnutt

Listen in to our latest podcast with the Editor of The Poetry Review, Emily Berry, and Gillian Allnutt, who won the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry and is also a contributor to the spring 2017 issue of the magazine.

“You listen for the poem to say itself”

 

The two poets discuss what meditation and writing poems have in common, fragmentation and the ‘hinterland’ of the poem, and Gillian Allnutt reads three of her poems: ‘magdalene’, ‘Portrait of Hester by her husband’ and ‘abutment’

Find out more about the latest issue of The Poetry Review.