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News: CORONAVIRUS AND MPT

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We hope you’re keeping safe and well. These are difficult times, but being part of an international poetry community feels more important than ever, and we hope we will be able to provide a platform over the coming months for poets, translators and readers to come together, collaborate and share.

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Feature: The Idle Poet

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David Cooke reviews ‘Selected Poems of Giovanni Pascoli’, translated by Taije Silverman with Mariona Della Putta Johnston, Princeton University Press, 2019.

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Feature: Like Bone, or Bread

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In ‘Moder Dy’, Shetlandic poet Roseanne Watt explores the forgotten art of steering by the moder dy (mother wave), the name given to an underswell which is said to always travel in the direction of home.

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