Poetry Readings. Listen to 10 of the best classic English poems
An index to my favourite lines of verse on video (and why I like them)
A great poem can say just as much in a few simple lines of rhyming verse as several volumes of wordy philosophy. My all-time favourites are presented here in video format - with each recital accompanied by its own dedicated page of ‘close reading’ including a brief biography of the poet, a background summary and glimpses into themes and interpretation.
Readings. What poem comes next?
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Woman Reading by Candlelight, Peter Ilsted