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Laura Carlsen, ‘Mexico’s transformation in the shadow of Trump’s America’: talk at Sheffield, Fri 4th Oct, 5.30pm, all welcome!

September 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

For David Walker Barker

Last month, friend, artist & collaborator David Walker Barker passed away. We had met through ASLE in 2016, and worked intensively on a place-based collaboration for the next 18 months, … Continue reading

September 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Route 57 Issue 15 (2019). Environs: Modern Natures

Welcome to the fifteenth anniversary edition of Route 57, the University of Sheffield’s creative writing journal. This issue contains innovative poetry, fiction, drama and non-fiction from Sheffield’s finest writers. Issue … Continue reading

September 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Poetics in Commons evening readings & performances

May 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Poetics in Commons: Symposium & Performances

Poetics in Commons: Symposium & Readings (University of Sheffield 22-23 May 2019, Centre for Poetry & Poetics and Hallam Guild). Organised by Sarah Bernstein & Dan Eltringham. The conference explores … Continue reading

May 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Book chapter, ‘Commoning nostalgia: making “Romantic sensibility sustainable” in contemporary poetry’, in Futures Worth Preserving: Cultural Constructions of Nostalgia and Sustainability

On, in order of appearance: Peter Larkin & R. F. Langley; Anne-Lise Francois; J. H. Prynne, Peter Riley & The English Intelligencer; Sean Bonney & Stephen Collis; and Lisa Robertson. … Continue reading

April 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

‘Growing food on the green world: J. H. Prynne’s agro-chemical pastoral in the Vale of Tintern’, article in Green Letters: Studies in Ecocriticism (Autumn 2018)

Abstract: (to download one of 50 free e-prints go here). This article reads the poetry of J. H. Prynne of the early- to mid-1970s through an ecocritical lens, arguing that … Continue reading

March 13, 2019 · Leave a comment