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In Memory of Herbert Morris - Malika Booker
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Photograph of Chet Baker - Will Burns
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A Man Made of Water - Will Burns
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In these challenging times we’ve curated a collection of poems which reflect different aspects of war, conflict and loss. Whilst highlighting the human cost of war by representing individual and shared grief, these poems affirm our collective humanity and speak…

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Ghetto Van Gogh - Inua Ellams
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The Long Duration of a Split Second  - Nick Makoha
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Basquiat asks the poet about Death - Nick Makoha
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by Nicholas McGaughey

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The Mighty Dead
Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day (Sonnet 18) - William Shakespeare - Read by Ian McKellen
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How do I Love Thee (Sonnet 43) - Elizabeth Barrett Browning - Read by Judi Dench
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