Starting points

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

Whoso list to hunt

Thomas Wyatt

read by Alice Oswald

Dover Beach

Matthew Arnold

read by Alan Brownjohn