The moment’s contender: Julia Bird welcomes the T.S. Eliot Prize shortlist; Future tense: Colette Sensier interviews Chris Hamilton-Emery of Salt Publishing; Seasonal songs: poets’ Christmas card poems; Waxing lyrical – Jenny Swan on running Candlestick Press; Poets in their place: Kate Evans on Edith Sitwell in Scarborough; and Poetry Hero: Henri Michaux – Ian Pindar‘s tribute.
Plus… Poems for the Trafalgar Square Christmas tree; the launch of the Young Poets’ Network; NPD Live report; Michael Swan wins Stanza Prize and members’ poems on the theme of ‘Friends’, selected by Sam Riviere.
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.