This is the May-June 2018 issue of PN Review, one of the most outstanding poetry journals of our time. This issue’s includes:
- Kei Miller’s essay “The Fat Black Woman”;
- Vahni Capildeo reports on Stanza Festival;
- New poems by Craig Raine;
- Gabriel Josipovici’s essay on Aharon Appelfeld;
- New poems by Afghan poet Parwana Fayyaz;
- Phoebe Power reviews Ocean Vuong’s Night Sky With Exit Wounds;
- And more...
About the Author
Michael Schmidt FRSL, poet, scholar, critic and translator, was born in Mexico in 1947. He studied at Harvard and at Wadham College, Oxford, before settling in England. Among his many publications are several collections of poems and a novel, The Colonist (1981), about a boy’s childhood in Mexico. He is general editor of PN Review and founder as well as managing director of Carcanet Press. He lives in Manchester.