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'A reader in mind'

Peter Robinson in conversation with Jane Davies

Jane Davies: Can you tell us about what you think happens when you finish poems and they go out into the world - either at a reading or in published form? Do you ever think about their future? read more...

'Whatever serves the poem is right'

Peter Robinson in conversation with Peter Swaab

Peter Swaab: Stravinsky was asked one time whether he would consider teaching in a university, and he answered that he wouldn't, not because he had any hostility to academic criticism of music, but read more...

'Through frosted glass'

Peter Robinson in conversation with Ian Sansom

Ian Sansom: John Ashbery recently described your work as 'curiously strong' and you've also been called the finest poet of your generation. You've published two collections with Carcanet, read more...