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

I abide and abide and...

Thomas Wyatt

read by Alice Oswald

Ode on Melancholy

John Keats

read by Andrew Motion