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Guided tours of the Archive
Our tour guides include former Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, author David Almond and actor Stephen Fry amongst others!
Listen to recordings of the Next Generation Poets 2014. We look forward to recording more soon.
Ask a poet
Watch video interviews with poets as they answer questions about their inspirations and influences.
Not sure where to start? Who to listen to? What to read? The links below will help to get you on your way.TAKE A TOURASK A POETFIND POETSFIND POEMS
As well as our new recordings by contemporary poets, the Poetry Archive also contains historic recordings by poets from the past.
Hear famous voices from poetry's past.
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Enjoy new recordings of classic poems from the past read by contemporary poets
Samuel Taylor Coleridgeread by Kit Wright
Charlotte Smithread by Denise Riley