Issue 5 opens with a ‘Letter to a Young Poet’ by Marwa Helal and showcases brand new writing from Fady Joudah, Annie Freud, Daniel FelsenthalNadine Aisha Jassat, Matt RaderZeina Hashem Beck, and Luke Kennard, reviews of Vahni Capildeo’s Venus as a Bear and Nick Drnaso’s Sabrina, Catharine Cobham’s translation of a new poem by Ghayath Almadhoun, artwork by Joseph Calleja and Lesley Oldaker, and so much more.

Issue 5 also includes our very first Special Feature highlighting the work of poets of Arab heritage. Read the whole issue here >>

Letters to a young poet

Matthew Caley, from Issue Four, Summer 2018.

Patricia Smith, from Issue Three, Winter 2017

Kathleen Jamie, from Issue Two, Spring 2017

Clive James, from Issue One, Autumn 2016

Lessons from the School of Night

Lesson #7: Sinéad Morrissey Listen to the full interview.

Lesson #6: Paul Muldoon – Listen to the full interview.

Lesson #5: David HarsentListen to the full interview.

Lesson #4: Douglas DunnListen to the full interview.

Lesson #3: Eric Langley – Listen to the full interview.