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Read by Rosamund Pike

Remember - Christina Rossetti - Read by Rosamund Pike
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A Birthday

Read by James Earl Jones

A Birthday - Christina Rossetti - Read by James Earl Jones
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She Walks in Beauty

Read by Jude Law

She Walks in Beauty - Lord Byron - Read by Jude Law
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To My Dear and Living Husband - Anne Bradstreet - Read by Helen Mirren
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To His Coy Mistress

Read by Patrick Stewart

To His Coy Mistress - Andrew Marvell - Read by Patrick Stewart

National Poetry Day was founded in 1994 by the charity Forward Arts Foundation as an annual celebration that inspires people throughout the UK to enjoy, discover and share poems. Everyone is invited to join in and this year’s them is…


Derek Walcott

B. 1930 D. 2017

2 poems available

“What's poetry, if it's worth its salt, / but a phrase men can pass from hand to mouth?”

Special Collection

This collection features a selection of poems written by previous winners of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award which is sponsored by the Foyle Foundation and run by the Poetry Society.

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Sonnet 130: My mistress’ eyes are nothing like the sun - William Shakespeare - Read by Daniel Radcliffe
The Job of Paradise - Roger Robinson
On Nurses - Roger Robinson