Poetry News – Spring 2010

Poetry News - Spring 2010Adventures in Lexicona: Judith Palmer interviews Les Murray; Some kind of equality: Deryn Rees-Jones on women’s poetry; Close-up: Stephen Wilson on cloud-sheep metaphors; Slim-fit: James Brookes on the rise of the pamphlet; Poets in their place: Pound’s walks through France; and Border crossing – Cliff Yates on why poets in school make the best teachers.

Plus… Helen Dunmore wins the NPC, Alice Oswald is the Ted Hughes Award winner; running a large-scale Stanza by Rachel McCarthy and members’ poems on the theme of ‘Dangerous sports’, selected by Penelope Shuttle.

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