Poetry has been put through the academic wringer and obfuscated by jargon

A new anthology displays Shakespeare’s engagement with the sonnet form across his career, but at a high cost

The legacy of a left behind war poet

The news is bad, but on Del Rey’s watch the poetry is sometimes pretty good, and getting better

Christopher Pincher discovers a family wine business in the south east of Sancerre

Daniel Johnson says that Clive James’s enduring legacy is his verse