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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

Anthem for Doomed Youth

Wilfred Owen

read by Andrew Motion

Ode on Melancholy

John Keats

read by Andrew Motion