Poet in residence archive

Each term a different poet is in residence here, talking about poetry with anyone who wants to join in the conversation.

You are welcome to explore our archive of past residencies and read some of the lively and varied discussions you'll find there.

Please come back soon and visit our next Poet in Residence.

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This part of the Archive is full of poems chosen specially for children. Click here to meet old favourites and make new discoveries.