Carcanet Press is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Founder and m.d. Michael Schmidt speaks to us about the highs and lows of the press'... Read more
Books published by Pushkin, Peirene, Carcanet and Nordisk, as well as by the New York Review of Books, have been shortlisted for the £2,000 Oxford-Weidenfeld Prize,... Read more
Women poets dominate the shortlists for the Forward Prizes for Poetry.
Carcanet poet Christopher Middleton has died.
Bloodaxe has three authors shortlisted for the £20,000 2015 T S Eliot Prize: Scots poet Tracey Herd for Not in this World, Selima Hill for... Read more
Karen Joy Fowler and Karl Ove Knausgaard have made the shortlist for the biennial £25,000 Warwick Prize for Writing. On the shortlist of six, revealed by judge Robert... Read more
Irish poetry publisher The Gallery Press has two collections shortlisted on the Forward Prize for Best Collection award. The Forward Prizes, now in their 24th... Read more
Lord Gavron, owner of The Folio Society and Carcanet Press, has died at the age of 84. Gavron's death, thought to be caused by a... Read more
Kei Miller has won The Forward Prize for Best Collection for The Cartographer Tries to Map a Way to Zion (Carcanet). Miller was awarded... Read more