Adrian Slatcher Online

Adrian Slatcher writes poetry, fiction and criticism, and lives in Manchester.

China Mieville

I first read China Mieville in an anthology of new “fabulist” writing (Conjunctions 39) and he stood out for me. I was surprised to find that he was a London-based … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Thom Gunn

So different have the American and British poetry scenes been in the second half of the 20th century that finding a poet that straddles both of them seems miraculous. Thom … Continue reading

May 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

DAYS OF REVELATIONS (a story for the Rapture)

The “news” that an American preacher had predicted the end of the world last weekend reminded me of a story I wrote a few years ago, presumably after reading a … Continue reading

May 25, 2011 · Leave a comment