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Since it was founded in 1912, The Poetry Review has been home to the world’s best writing – by both internationally renowned and emerging poets, newcomers and Nobel Prize winners. The new Autumn 2016 issue of The Poetry Review (see left), is co-edited by Kayo Chingonyi and Maurice Riordan. Highlights, including new poems by Malika Booker, Selima Hill, Helen Mort, Jacob Polley and Sophie Robinson, and essays and reviews by Andrea Brady, Andrew McMillan, Ilya Kaminsky, Vidyan Ravinthiran and Dave Coates.
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We are pleased to announce that that Sarah Howe will co-edit the Winter issue with Maurice Riordan; Sarah’s first collection, Loop of Jade (Chatto, 2015), won the T.S. Eliot Prize. Sarah follows Kayo Chingonyi, co-editor of the Autumn issue, and Emily Berry, co-editor of the Summer issue, in a Poetry Society project designed to widen editorial opportunities for writers and critics in 2016, and to extend the editorial range of one of the world’s most exciting magazines for contemporary poetry and criticism.
Read and listen online
You can browse selected highlights from past issues in this section. Listen in as contributing poets, including Helen Mort, Frank Ormsby, Zaffar Kunial, Paul Muldoon, Colette Bryce, Simon Armitage, Kim Addonizio, and others, talk to Editor Maurice Riordan in our series of podcast interviews. In the online feature, Behind the Poem, poets offer fascinating insights into their Review poems.