Historic recordings

About Historic Recordings

As well as our new recordings by contemporary poets, the Poetry Archive also contains historic recordings by poets from the past. Find out about how we are putting this part of the Archive together.

Missing Voices

Do you know of a recording by a poet from the past whose voice is not yet included in the Archive? Or would you like to suggest a living poet we should add to the Archive?
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