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A tour of the Archive with Connie Ruzich

As a university teacher who lives in an inland city surrounded by mountains, streams, and rivers, I sometimes have a...

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

Lights Out

Edward Thomas

read by Andrew Motion

Shall I compare thee to...

William Shakespeare

read by James Fenton