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Not sure where to start? Who to listen to? What to read? The links below will help to get you on your way.

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

Ode on Melancholy

John Keats

read by Andrew Motion

The Resolve

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

read by Denise Riley