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Review of Alex Latter’s Late Modernism and The English Intelligencer: On the Poetics of Community

A 2,500 word review of Alex Latter’s Late Modernism and The English Intelligencer: On the Poetics of Community, for Journal of British and Irish Innovative Poetry 8 (1) (2016).

June 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Trespass! Granary Square & the Knowledge Quarter

In support of the occupation of Potters Fields today, here are some luridly treated photographs of another POPS (Privately Owned Public Space, an oxymoron if ever I). I had been … Continue reading

February 13, 2016 · 3 Comments

Poems in Places (roundup)

Couple of publications in recent months, firstly the first part of a verse travelogue written over the summer of 2015, ‘Summer Scrapbook’, in Intercapillary Space. Some of the places ‘visited’, … Continue reading

January 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

‘About Watching: Identification & the Animal’

A little while ago now, but better late than lost — a review-essay for Glasgow Review of Books of Helen MacDonald’s H is for Hawk, new poetry collections by Tarlo, … Continue reading

November 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Emotions in Dialogue: response to the theme ‘Land & Emotion’

A two-part response for Leticia Fernández-Fontecha’s blog project to accompany her doctoral work on the history of pain in representations of childhood (ouch!), Emotions in Dialogue. I chose the theme … Continue reading

October 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Extract from Colin Clout in the Knowledge Quarter in Blackbox Manifold

Ages ago now, but better put something up on this before it becomes entirely irrelevant: the last three stanzas of the shepherd’s calendar I’ve been working on, Colin Clout in … Continue reading

July 31, 2015 · 1 Comment

Son Translations in Alba Londres 06: Contemporary Mexican Poetry

Three of my Son Translations, of Mexican folk songs in the Son Jarocho and Son Huasteco genres, are included in the most recent edition of Alba Londres 06: Contemporary Mexican … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · Leave a comment