Poetry News – Winter 2009/10

Far from home: Adam Foulds on the life and landscapes of poet John Clare; The hidden brands burn best: Popescu prize-winner Randall Couch on Gabriela Mistral; Close-up: Fiona Sampson on poetry’s insinuating  way with the thought processes; Publisher profile: Donut Press keeps it sweet; Poets in their place: Pound’s walks through France; and Border crossing – Cliff Yates on why poets in school make the best teachers.

Plus… Trafalgar Square poems, organised by the Poetry Society; Anne-Marie Fyfe, retiring Poetry Society Chair, on recent successes; Philip Gross on this year’s Stanza Poetry competition; and members’ poems on the theme of ‘Disclosure’, selected by Tim Liardet.

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