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Interview

Robert Elms interviews Georgia de Chamberet, BBC Radio London

Georgia de Chamberet interviewed by Robert Elms for BBC Radio London about The BookBlast® 10×10 Tour in association with Waterstones.   Interview with Robert Elms, BBC Radio London   A carnival of authors, poets, translators […]

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Poetry

Review Four Points Fourteen Lines, Tony Chan

Four Points Fourteen Lines by Tony Chan is joint winner of the 2016 Melita Hume Poetry Prize with Psalmody by Maria Apichella. ‘You doing this for charity?’ ‘No, it’s entirely selfish’, I reply, ‘A wish […]

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Interview

Michael Schmidt, Carcanet Press Interview

Founded in 1969 by Michael Schmidt, Carcanet Press is the UK’s leading poetry publisher, producing a comprehensive and diverse list of contemporary and classic poetry in English and in translation. The poetry magazine PN Review […]

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Interview

Alison Brackenbury, poet Interview

Alison Brackenbury’s poetry collections, out with Carcanet, include Dreams of Power (1981), Breaking Ground (1984), Christmas Roses (1988), Selected Poems (1991), 1829 (1995), After Beethoven (2000) and Bricks and Ballads (2004). Her poems have been […]