Category Archive: poetry

NEW POETRY BY DOROTHY LEHANE

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DOROTHY LEHANE  is the founding editor of Litmus Publishing, a new poetry press exploring the intersection between poetry and science. Her pamphlet Hunters from Annexe Magazine is a small collection of poems which engage with cosmology and theoretical physics and her debut collection… Continue reading

THAT QUALITY OF THE GREAT BOXERS: The Battle of the Benns in Michael Hofmann and David Paisey’s translations

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Gottfried Benn Impromptus: Selected Poems, translated by Michael Hofmann (Faber and Faber 2013) Gottfried Benn Selected Poems and Prose, translated by David Paisey (Carcanet 2013) by Henry King   That quality of the great boxers… Continue reading

NEW POETRY BY STEPHANIE GREEN

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STEPHANIE GREEN is Irish/English, educated at Trinity College, Dublin, has an M.A. in Modernism in English Literature and Fine Art from Kent University and has an MPhil in Creative Writing from Glasgow University, 2004.  Her pamphlet, Flout, will be published… Continue reading

HOMECOMING & EXILE: CHARLES BAMBACH THINKS THE POETIC MEASURE OF JUSTICE

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Charles Bambach Thinking the Poetic Measure of Justice: Hölderlin-Heidegger-Celan (SUNY press, 2013) by Tom Betteridge This volume is the latest in SUNY’s Contemporary Continental Philosophy series to address the legacy of Martin Heidegger’s notorious… Continue reading

NEW POETRY BY CHRISTINE HAMM

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CHRISTINE HAMM has a PhD in American Poetics, and is a former poetry editor for Ping*Pong. She won the MiPoesias First Annual Chapbook Competition with her manuscript, Children Having Trouble with Meat. Her poetry has… Continue reading

NEW POETRY BY SAM KOLINSKI, DAVID POLLARD, AND SALLY EVANS

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SAM KOLINSKI is a  Glasgow-based writer. He loves polysemy and is massively indebted to both Sam Willetts’ first collection ‘New Light for the Old Dark’ and the letter D, as well as John Burnside,… Continue reading

NEW POETRY BY HENRY KING AND FIONA SHILLAN

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HENRY KING recently completed a doctorate on post-war English poetry at the University of Glasgow. His poems have appeared in New Poetries V, Magma and PN Review, and are forthcoming in Stand and The Rotary Dial; he blogs at Between… Continue reading

NEW POETRY BY DANIEL BOSCH

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DANIEL BOSCH was awarded the first Boston Review Poetry Prize (1998) for four poems riffing on films starring Tom Hanks. His work has been published in journals such as Poetry, Slate, The TLS, Agni, Berfrois, The New… Continue reading

THIS IS ALT LIT: ANOMIE IN THE AGE OF SOCIAL NETWORKS

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Mira Gonzalez i will never be beautiful enough to make us beautiful together (Sorry House, 2013) Steve Roggenbuck IF YOU DONT LOVE THE MOON YOUR AN ASSHOLE (free .pdf, 2013) Internet Poetry, Tumblr blog, internetpoetry.tumblr.com, 2011-present… Continue reading

WHERE THE RIVER ENDS AND THE SEA BEGINS: An Interview with Stewart Conn

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This interview accompanies Richie McCaffery’s review of Stewart Conn’s New & Selected Poems which you can find here. by Richie McCaffery  Stewart Conn (b. 1936 in Glasgow) has had a long career as both… Continue reading