with Dr Rowan Williams, former Archbishop of CanterburyPoetry happens at a sort of junction in the mind when new combinations start up, words and pictures start connecting in unexpected ways. It takes you into what can feel like anarchic territory, and...
The writer and broadcaster Clive James introduces a few of his favourite poems in the Poetry Archive.
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The Poetry Archive’s vision is to acquire and make recordings of contemporary English-language poets reading their own work, collect and preserve recordings of great poets from the past, and make extracts from all these recordings available free of charge.