Poetry News – Winter 2013/14

Poetry News Winter 13Popescu judges David Wheatley and Karen Leeder on the 2013 shortlist for this prestigious translation prize, including Alice Oswald’s winning collection, Memorial; David Swann on his poet hero A.E. Coppard and Richard Scott on his: Mark Doty. Christine Webb writes on poetry and truth and the fertile territory between them; Ben Miller explores Pessoa’s Lisbon and Anna Robinson throws open the doors to the marvellous poetry holidings of the six copyright libraries in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.

Plus… Kei Miller on the Buckingham Palace reception for contemporary poetry, Sarah Corbett on the lively poetry scene in Hebden Bridge and Katrina Porteous‘s pick of members’ poems on the theme of ‘Unsayable’.

Poetry News helps connect members to the wider world of poetry. To receive Poetry News on a regular basis couldn’t be easier – join the Poetry Society.