Author(s): W.N. HERBERT
Poetry has never been so rigorous and diverse, nor has its audience been so numerous and engaged. Strong words? Not if the poets are right. As Ezra Pound wrote: Ã¢Â�Â�You would think anyone wanting to know about poetry would go to someone who knew something about it.Ã¢Â�Â� ThatÃ¢Â�Â�s exactly what Bloodaxe has done with this judicious and comprehensive selection of British, Irish and American manifestos by some of modern poetryÃ¢Â�Â�s finest practitioners.