Four Poetry Titles Reviewed in Poetry Wales
Our four poetry titles, released as a series in October 2018, have all been favourably reviewed by Gareth Leaman in the latest issue of Poetry Wales. 'The most emotively immediate of the four, Mari Ellis Dunning's Salacia brings to life a world in which Welsh women do not write their own stories, but rather have stories written upon them. We encounter rarely heard voices from the history and mythos of Wales and beyond, with an intense focus on the struggle of ensuring these voices ever reach an audience, achieved through an acute sense of the literal physical pressures of misogynistic...
Salacia’s Blog: Is Contemporary Poetry in a ‘Rotten State?’ I don’t think so.
Mari Ellis Dunning takes a look at why contemporary poetry is not in a rotten state, as suggested by novelist Rose Tremain last week.