Jo Langdon launches Sofie Westcombe’s ‘Timestamps’


Sofie’s poems show an attentiveness to the startling ways in which language and form can create, transform and negotiate limits, and to lyric poetry’s propensity for estrangement, brevity and intensity—which might be another way of saying poetry’s propensity for executing paradoxes and dissolving or testing oppositions.

Thanks to Jo Langdon for her elegant and generous launch speech, the full text of which can be read here.

Timestamps can be purchased here.