PNR 275 January – February 2024







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Editorial 1 Letters 3 News & Notes 4 Pictures from a Librar y 57

Anthony Vahni Capildeo ‘The Twelve Days of Christmas’ 6

Hilar y Davies ‘Eddie Linden 1935–2023’ 8

John Gallas ‘Set 2: Mondo de Mašino’ 9

Sam Adams ‘Letter from Wales’ 11

James Womack ‘The City, an Argument’ 13

Ian Thomson ‘1939: Before Darkness Fell’ 16

Marilyn Hacker ‘Sequence’ 23

Isabel Galleymore ‘Baby Earth Environmentalism’ 24

Darío Jaramillo ‘Conversations with God’ (translated by Richard Gwyn) 27

Steve Malmude ‘Ten Poems’ (selected and introduced by Miles Champion) 30

Horatio Morpurgo ‘Semyon Lipkin and the Russia That Must Be Somewhere’ 37

Carl Phillips ‘Four Poems’ 39

Andrew Hadfield ‘Welcome to the Culture Wars’ 41

Felicity Sheehy ‘Two Poems’ 43

Jane Houston ‘Four Poems’ 44

Dilys Rose ‘Two Poems’ 45 Jeffrey Meyers on Byron: A Life in Ten Letters 45

Betsy Rosenberg ‘Five Poems’ 48

Tony Roberts on Eva Hoffman 50

Tara Bergin on Leontia Flynn and Susannah Dickey 51

Ian Seed on Lucy Hamilton 52

Dane Holt on Ben Lerner 53

Jack Barron on The Penguin Book of Eleg y 54

Joe Carrick-Varty on Will Harris 55

Some Contributors 56