"I can't think of a case where poems changed the world, but what they do is they change people's understanding of what's going on in the world."
- Christian Wiman, editor of Poetry [interview]
- Canadian poets up for award [link]
- Hugo Williams awarded by Queen [link]
- Search for UK football Chants Laureate nears end [link]
- The Full Indian Rope Trick wins prize [link]
- Chris Wallace-Crabbe's latest epic [link]
- Talking with Peter Porter [link]
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