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A tour of the Archive with Chris Pearson

When choosing poems for my tour, I had just one criterion in mind: that each poem must allow me to comment on the...

Featured Guided Tours

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

The Fiddler of Dooney

William Butler Yeats

read by William Butler Yeats

Anthem for Doomed Youth

Wilfred Owen

read by Andrew Motion