Blackbox Manifold issue 18

With poems by Zohar Atkins, Louis Armand, Alan Baker, Charlie Baylis, James Coghill, Helen Charman, Aidan Coleman, John Goodby, Dominic Hale, Caleb Klaces, Daisy Lafarge, Robert Lietz, Medbh McGuckian, Anthony Madrid, Kate Noakes, Mary Noonan, Karl O’Hanlon, Dan Raphael, Cal Revely-Calder, Aidan Semmens, Paige Smeaton, Cherry Smyth, David Wheatley & John Wilkinson, plus Chinese poetry in translation by Eleanor Goodman and a tribute to Tom Raworth. More here.

Blackbox Manifold #17

The Winter 2016 issue 17 of Blackbox Manifold is out now, with work by Linda Anderson, Tom Betteridge, Adam Burbage, Stephen Burt, James Byrne, Sophie Collins, Joey Connolly, Adam Flint, Jane Goldman, Thomas Kelly, Chris Kerr, Eric Langley, Dorothy Lehane, Tan Lin, Jaki McCarrick, Gail McConnell, Joseph Minden, Ian Patterson, Robert Sheppard, Ronnie Sirmans, Oliver Southall, Matthew Sweeney, Charles Tarlton, Ken Taylor, Jonty Tiplady, Samuel Tongue. John Tamplin interviews Keston Sutherland, Peter Larkin reviews Peter Riley, and Adam Piette reviews the new Eliot, Denise Riley, Charlotte Newman, and essays on J.H. Prynne. Read it here.

Blackbox Manifold Issue 16

Matthew Carbery; Imogen Cassels; Adam Hampton; Lewis Haubus; Tom Jenks; Kent MacCarter; Amy McCauley; James Midgley; Peter Mishler; Simon Perchik; Stuart Pickford; Sam Riviere; Iain Rowley; Ian Seed; Afshan Shafi; Rachel Sills; Dale Smith; David Spittle; Catherine Vidler; Corey Wakeling; John Welch. Online now.

Blackbox Manifold #15

Editors Adam Piette & Alex Houen at Blackbox Manifold are pleased to announce the launch of its fifteenth issue, with work by Chris Andrews, Tara Bergin, Rob Burton, James Coghill, Christopher Cokinos, Adam Day, Darren Demaree, Mark Greenwood, David Hadbawnik, Alan Halsey, Amaan Hyder, Peter Larkin, Agnes Lehoczky, Sophie Mayer, Drew Milne, Helen Moore, Geraldine Monk, Christopher Mulrooney, Burgess Needle, Eleanor Perry, Cal Revely-Calder, Mike Saunders & Todd Swift. The issue also features a section on the poetic sequence, with essays by Charles Bernstein (“Reznikoff’s Nearness”), Rachel Blau DuPlessis (“Some Interpretive Puzzles within Seriality”), Alan Halsey (“Some Possibly Connected Remarks on Sequences”) & Robin Purves (“The Value of Inconsistency: John Wilkinson and ‘Facing Port Talbot’”). Adam Piette reviews the work of Monica Berlin & Beth Marzoni and Attila Dósa reviews Edwin Morgan’s letters, edited by James McGonigal & John Coyle. More here.

Blackbox Manifold 13

Astrid Alben, Andre Bagoo, Kate Behrens, Adam Crothers, Claire Crowther, E.G. Cunningham, James Dufficy, Allen Fisher, Geoff Gilbert, Philip Hammial, Alec Hershmann, Vladimir Lucien, Colin Lee Marshall, Karthika Naïr, Oscar Oswald, Gareth Reeves, Steve Sawyer, Kerrin Sharpe, Dave Shortt, Hannah Silva, Alexandra Strnad and Helen Tookey, with reviews of Geffrey Hill by Karl O’Hanlon and of new translation work by Adam Piette. Available here.

Blackbox Manifold #11

Online now, featuring work by Louis Armand, Dan Beachy-Quick, Andrew Cox, Jen Degregorio, Mark Dow, Valerie Duff, Giles Goodland, Anne Gorrick, Ben Hickman, Linda Kemp, Burgess Needle, John Regan, Denise Riley, Robert Sheppard, Gary Sloboda, Simon Smith, Jeffrey Thomson, Philip Wilson, with an essay by John Wilkinson on D.S. Marriott, and Adam Piette reviewing Alan Halsey; CUSP, ed. Geraldine Monk; Helen Mort; John Birtwhistle; David Kennedy & Christine Kennedy’s Women’s Experimental Poetry.