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Published Reviews and Critical Works


I regularly review as a critic for The Guardian and The Times Literary Supplement, and occasionally for magazines including The Poetry Review.

Below is a select list of reviews that have been published to date or are forthcoming.


http://www.theguardian.com/books/2012/may/18/selected-poems-don-paterson-review


Guardian profile (details of all poetry reviews published in Guardian Review)

'Squaring the Circle', review of Don Paterson's 40 Sonnets, Times Literary Supplement 16 March 2016


'The Three Ages of Muldoon', review of Paul Muldoon's One Thousand Things Worth Knowing, Poetry Review, Vol. 105 No. 1, Spring 2015

Review of Don Paterson: Contemporary critical essays, ed. Natalie Pollard, Times Literary Supplement 13 February 2015

'Dream Testicles and Memphis Guilt', review of Mark Strand's Almost Invisible and Don Share's Union, Poetry Review Vol. 104 No. 1, Spring 2014


Review of Nick Laird's Go Giants, The Edinburgh Review

'A case of After', review of Glyn Maxwell's Pluto, Times Literary Supplement, 13 December 2013

'Love of disorder', review of David Herd's All Just, Times Literary Supplement, 15 March 2013

'At least to resist', review of James Lasdun's Water Sessions, Times Literary Supplement, No 5723, 7 December 2012

'Dozens of Dennises', review of Simon Armitage's Seeing Stars, Times Literary Supplement, No 5613, 29 October 2010


'We are born uncomfortable', review of Alan Buckley's Shiver, 8 November 2011





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