PN Review Print and Online Poetry Magazine
News and Notes
Digital Access to PN Review
Access the latest issues, plus back issues of PN Review with Exact Editions For PN Review subscribers: access the PN Review digital archive via the Exact Editions app Exactly or the Exact Editions website, you will first need to know your PN Review ID number. read more
Most Read... Rebecca WattsThe Cult of the Noble Amateur
(PN Review 239)
Vahni CapildeoOn Judging Prizes, & Reading More than Six Really Good Books
(PN Review 237)
Eavan BolandA Lyric Voice at Bay
(PN Review 121)
Drew MilneTom Raworth’s Writing ‘present past improved’: Tom Raworth’s Writing
(PN Review 236)
Alejandro Fernandez-OsorioPomace (trans. James Womack)
(PN Review 236)
Kei MillerIn the Shadow of Derek Walcott 1930–2017
(PN Review 235)
Poems Articles Interviews Reports Reviews Contributors
Oxford University Press
Gratis Ad 1
Next Issue Kei Miller on poetry and volume control Parwana Fayyaz's Afghan poems Gabriel Josipovici bids farewell to Aharon Appelfeld Craig Raine plants a flag A.R. Ammons from two angles
Go to PNR 216 PN Review 217 Go to PNR 218
Volume 40 Number 5 May - June 2014
Cover image: The cover image, This is how a fire is fought, comes from the illustrated book The boy with a fire in his boot (2014), designed and illustrated by Carla Kreuser as part of her Master’s degree in Illustration (Stellenbosch University, South Africa). The boy with a fire in his boot uses Carcanet poet Katharine Kilalea’s evocative poem about a fire in the Tsitsikamma forest (published in PNR 178, November–December 2007, and in One Eye’d Leigh, Carcanet, 2009) to illuminate and explore the dialogue that develops between poetry and illustration when they encounter each other on the page.
For more, please visit or
contact Carla on
Subscribers only Letter from Wales Sam Adams
Subscribers only Letter from Slovakia James Sutherland-Smith
Subscribers only Schloss Herisau Gabriel Josipovici
Subscribers only A Note on Andrew Crozier Nicholas Johnson
Subscribers only Two Poems Gabriel Levin
Subscribers only Two Poems Nyla Matuk
Subscribers only Two Poems Claudine Toutoungi
Subscribers only Two Poems Sarah White
Subscribers only The White-Collar Slave André Naffis-Sahely
Subscribers only Catchwords 24 Iain Bamforth
C.H. Sisson at 100, compiled and edited by Henry King
Subscribers only Introduction Henry King
Subscribers only Different Gods: C.H. Sisson and Jack Clemo Toby Martinez de las Rivas
Subscribers only Two Unpublished Poems C.H. Sisson
Subscribers only Sisson’s Troy Alex Wylie
Subscribers only The Poems on Nature Bill Coyle
Subscribers only on Thomas A. Clark Peter Riley
Subscribers only on Simon Jarvis Adam Crothers
Subscribers only on Robert Duncan Gregory Woods
Subscribers only on Wisława Szymborska Gerry McGrath
Buttercup Festival
Subscribers only Buttercup Festival David Troupes
Inside Back Cover
Subscribers only Vestiges 8: John Donne Adam Crothers
Go to PNR 216 PN Review 217 Go to PNR 218
Volume 40 Number 5 May - June 2014
Searching, please wait... animated waiting image