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

THE CUP HALF FULL: Stewart Conn’s The Touch of Time

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This review accompanies the conversation conducted between Richie McCaffery, Gerry Cambridge, and Stewart Conn which you can find here. Stewart Conn The Touch of Time: New & Selected Poems (Bloodaxe, 2014) by Richie McCaffery In… Continue reading

NEW POETRY BY GRAHAM FULTON

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GRAHAM FULTON‘s poems have been widely published in magazines, anthologies, online journals and newspapers in both Europe and the USA, including Ambit, The North, Edinburgh Review, Gutter, Poetry Book Society Anthology, Stand, Stride, Chapman, Raintown Review, Orbis,… Continue reading

FINDING BORGES: TWO COMPANIONS

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Editor Rebecca DeWald travelled to Argentina and took books of and about Argentine literature with her, a literature which is receiving more and more attention in English at the moment. In this thread,… Continue reading

JETZTZEIT ARCHIVE: GLASGOW WOMEN’S LIBRARY’S 21 REVOLUTIONS

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21 Revolutions: New Writing and Prints inspired by the Collection at Glasgow Women’s Library, edited by Adele Patrick (Glasgow: Freight Books, 2014) by Amy Bromley In his ‘Theses on the Philosophy of History,’… Continue reading

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: GLASGOW REVIEW OF BOOKS TO PUBLISH POETRY!

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We are very pleased to announce that the Glasgow Review of Books is now soliciting submissions of poetry for online publication! We welcome Samuel Tongue to our team as our new poetry editor.… Continue reading

AN ELIZABETHAN POETICS: William Scott’s “The Model of Poesy”

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William Scott The Model of Poesy ed. by Gavin Alexander (Cambridge University Press, 2013) by Matthew Blaiden “[R]ight poets,” says Sir Philip Sidney in The Defence of Poesy, “do merely make to imitate, and… Continue reading

CORPOREALITY IN THE CLASSROOM: A Review of L.O. Aranye Fradenburg’s “Staying Alive”; or, Put That in Your MOOC and Smoke It

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This piece continues a conversation between the Glasgow Review of Books and Punctum Books about the possibilities and problems for scholarship in the current intellectual, cultural and economic climate in both the US and UK,… Continue reading

EXTRA TIME: Capitalism, Football and the Aftershocks of Modernism in David Peace’s “Red or Dead”

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David Peace Red or Read (Faber and Faber, 2013) by Joe Kennedy A phrase echoed banefully through David Peace’s Red Riding tetralogy. “The North, where we do what we want!” condensed a negation of secular… Continue reading

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