This special issue on British poetry presents two significant features.
The first—co-edited and introduced by Sam Ladkin &
Robin Purves—presents 80 pages of poems by:
Plus critical commentaries on the four poets by John Wilkinson, Jeremy Noel-Tod, Sam Ladkin, Simon Jarvis, &
The second feature presents fifteen REVIEWS of new books of British poetry and well as bonus material:
Calvin Bedient on Seamus Heaney & Charles Tomlinson
Forrest Gander on J.H. Prynne
V. Joshua Adams on Lee Harwood
R.H. Abbott on Michael Haslam
Michael Robbins on Martin Corless-Smith
Leila Wilson on Sarah Law
Heidi Lynn Staples on Peter Finch
Robert P. Baird on Peter Larkin
Rusty Morrison on Thomas A. Clark
John Lennox on Geraldine Monk
Kai Fierle Hedrick on Caroline Bergvall
Mark Scroggins on John Wilkinson
Peter Manson on Gael Turnbull
Adam Piette on Barry MacSweeney
Kent Johnson on Andrew Duncan
A NOTE by Keith Tuma on some younger British poets: Jow Lindsay, Emily Critchley, Sean Bonney, and others!
LETTERS from Peter Riley and Catherine Wagner
a POSTER by Andrew Duncan titled "Styles of British Poetry 1945–2000."