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‘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

ASLE-UKI & Land2 2017 (2)––Pastorals: Landscapes of Transhumance

What is a sheep – a source of revenue, an organic and self-renewable resource, a grazing unit, a system of biochemical transfer leading to patterns of muscle and fat development, … Continue reading

September 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Verdant Intersections

Doing this on Friday at Birkbeck, with really good people & hugely looking forward to it. Will be talking/reading/presenting on ‘Pastoral, Paths, Trespass…’ All are welcome!

February 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Some Pastorals

February 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Langland to Langley: a poetry course

This Christmas I was invited by Natalie Joelle to design and co-convene as visiting lecturer a course at Morley College (a venerable adult education institution in Lambeth with Bawden and … Continue reading

January 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Extracts from Forced Fingers in The Clearing

Really pleased to have some of a long new thing, Forced Fingers, in The Clearing, a great journal that ‘publishes writing and artwork concerned with landscape and place.’ It’s also … Continue reading

October 17, 2014 · Leave a comment