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A tour of the Archive with Connie Ruzich

As a university teacher who lives in an inland city surrounded by mountains, streams, and rivers, I sometimes have a...

Featured Guided Tours

Enjoy new recordings of classic poems from the past read by contemporary poets

Sonnet 73

William Shakespeare

read by Jo Shapcott

The Mistress

John Wilmot Earl of Rochester

read by Alan Brownjohn