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Over the Line: An Introduction to Poetry Comics ed. by Chrissy Williams & Tom Humberstone

– Reviewed by Steve Nash – Over the Line: An Introduction to Poetry Comics achieves precisely what it says on its aesthetically pleasing jacket – which is not easy, considering the diversity of the field. Sometimes introductions attempt the theoretical primer approach; others prefer a potted history; occasionally the anthology lets the art speak for itself. In Over the…

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Poems in Which #4

 -Reviewed by Cecilia Bennett- While many journals choose a specific theme for each issue and attempt to create a sense of continuity through their selection, Poems In Which takes a different approach: Amy Key and Nia Davies, the creators and editors of the journal, stipulate that submitted poems should have a title beginning ‘Poem in…

Oxford Poetry XIV.2 (Winter 2012)

-Reviewed by Claire Trévien– It’s a compliment to say that Oxford Poetry, one of the oldest poetry magazines of its kind (113 years old to be precise), does not look its age. The cover may be quietly unassuming, in a vintage picnic basket kind of way, but the list of contributors reads like a who’s…