Tagged: Poetry

Race and poetry reviewing

Sandeep Parmar, co-founder of the Ledbury Emerging Poetry Critics scheme, looks at the role of reviewing in UK poetry culture today. Read more

BBC Contains Strong Language Festival comes to Coventry

BBC Contains Strong Language Festival will come to Coventry for the first time in September to celebrate poetry and spoken word as part of the... Read more

Pushkin lands 'sensational' Sackville-West translation of Rilke poetry cycle

Pushkin Press is to republish Vita Sackwille-West's English translation of Duino Elegies, a poetry cycle by Rainer Maria Rilke.... Read more

Ebury signs trio of books from Rosen

Ebury Press has acquired three new non-fiction books from Michael Rosen exploring trauma, recovery and language.  Read more

Shire's debut collection signed by Chatto and flipped eye

The debut collection of Warsan Shire, a former Young Poet Laureate of London who has worked with Beyoncé, will be published by Chatto & Windus... Read more

Canongate scoops 'electric' Black British poetry anthology

Canongate has landed More Fiya, a poetry anthology by Black British poets edited, curated and introduced by Kayo Chingonyi. Read more

Corsair signs Knapp's first poetry collection

Corsair Poetry has signed Peach Pig, the first collection from Young People’s Laureate for London Cecilia Knapp.  Read more

Bloodaxe takes two nominations in £10K Forward Prizes for Poetry

Two collections from publisher Bloodaxe Books are in the running for the £10,000 Best Collection award at the Forward Prizes for Poetry. Read more

Trapeze takes on anthology curated by Young People’s Laureate for London

Trapeze will publish an anthology curated by Cecilia Knapp, the Young People’s Laureate for London.    Read more

Orion Spring plucks Baer's 'stunning' poetry collection

Orion Spring has acquired a collection of “lyrical and political” poetry about modern womanhood, What Kind of Woman, from American writer and Instagram poet Kate Baer.  ... Read more

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