Interview with Reviews Editor Dai George

PL: Dai, as Reviews Editor of Poetry London, how do you approach the editorial process for each issue and how do you make decisions about which books should be reviewed? …

Spring Launch Readings at Kings Place

Thursday 13 February, 7pm Join us for the first Poetry London reading of the new decade! The launch of the Spring issue features live readings from Rishi Dastidar, Emily Hasler, Martha Kapos and Joe Dunthorne. Come along …

Vacancy: Poetry Editor

Freelance£12,000 pa for 150 days paBoth London SE14 and home-based APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED Poetry London wishes to appoint a new Poetry Editor. This is the executive role at the …

An Interview with Roger Bloor, winner of the Poetry London Clore Prize 2019

Well, this will be fun, I think! I’d like to start off by congratulating you again on your triumph – well done! I know the judge, Sasha Dugdale, was impressed by the winners, and it’s exciting that we’ll be publishing your winning poem in Poetry London. I’d like to know more about Molly Leigh, the subject of your poem, who was accused of witchcraft in the seventeenth century. What is it about her story that captured your attention?

Autumn 2019 Launch Readings at Kings Place

Wednesday 23 October, 7pm The very special launch of the Autumn issue of Poetry London features live readings from Lucy Mercer, Mona Arshi, Clore Prize judge Sasha Dugdale and the three winners of the 2019 Prize, …

How to master the art of poetry submissions

1. Here’s the headline: read the magazine you’re submitting to, before you decide to submit. You’ll get a sense of where your poems will best fit, and you’ll have an …

Summer 2019 Readings at Kings Place

Wednesday 12 June – 7pm The launch of the Summer issue of Poetry London features live readings from Timothy Donnelly, Karen McCarthy-Woolf, Abigail Parry and Jack Underwood. The evening will …

Drinks with Dead Poets – 25 March 2018

It’s the autumn term: tutoring students in poetry in a mysterious village, Glyn’s world is transformed by the arrival of Keats in a country lane; Emily Dickinson and other poets …

New Magazine and Subscription Pricing

As you’ll probably know by now, we have developed a new design for the magazine to ensure the quality of its content is matched by the all-round attractiveness of its …

Poetry London Mentoring Scheme 2017

Visit the 2018 mentoring page for the latest news. Poetry London is excited to announce the successful poets chosen to take part in our inaugural poetry mentoring scheme, generously funded …