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Ciaran Carson

StAnza Masterclass 2011 led by Ciaran Carson

Ciaran Carson

The StAnza Festival Masterclass led by Ciaran Carson. In-depth critique and comment on selections from poems submitted by participants. Tickets £4/£3. Box office: 01334 475000 email: boxoffice@...
Paul Farley

Paul Farley reading 2 StAnza 2011

Paul Farley

Reading with Marilyn Hacker and Paul Farley at StAnza 2011. A distinguished poet and critic from New York takes centre stage along with one of the most popular of the 'Next Generation' poets. Box...
Paul Farley

Paul Farley reading StAnza 2011

Paul Farley

Intimate reading by Paul Farley at StAnza 2011; Scotland's International Poetry Festival. This is a unique opportunity to listen to one of the UK's most distinctive and imaginative voices. Box office...
Robin Robertson

Robin Robertson reading Austin

Robin Robertson

Robin Robertson, whose four acclaimed collections include A Painted Field, Slow Air, Swithering, and The Wrecking Light, reads his poetry. For more information visit: www.utexas.edu/academic/mcw
Ciaran Carson

Ciaran Carson reading StAnza 2011

Ciaran Carson

Intimate reading by Ciaran Carson at StAnza 2011. A special opportunity to listen up close to a poet who writes in English but "with the ghost of Irish behind it". Tickets: £5/£3 Box office: 01334...
Ciaran Carson

Ciaran Carson reading 2 StAnza 2011

Ciaran Carson

Reading with Douglas Dunn and Ciaran Carson. The final reading for StAnza 2011 brings to the Byre stage two senior poets of their generation from either side of the Irish Sea. Tickets: £8/£6 Box...
Clare Pollard

Claire Pollard reading Cheltenham

Clare Pollard

Claire Pollard at Cheltenham Poetry Festival. Since bursting onto the scene aged 20 with The Heavy-Petting Zoo, Gregory Award winner Clare Pollard has been one of the country’s most popular young...
George Szirtes

George Szirtes reading Cheltenham

George Szirtes

George Szirtes at the Cheltenham Poetry Festival. Destined to be one of the highlights of the festival, George shares a particularly atmospheric stage with widely admired Nigel McLoughlin. There will...
Paul Muldoon

Paul Muldoon at NY University

Paul Muldoon

Princeton Series of Contemporary Poets: Kathleen Graber and Anthony Carelli introduced by Series Editor Paul Muldoon.
Anthony Carelli’s first book of poems, Carnations, is due from Princeton...
Bill Manhire

Bill Manhire reading Auckland

Bill Manhire

Rhythm & Verse - Unwind with an evening of words and music. Poets Bill Manhire, Janet Charman, SimoneKaho and Jason Morales are joined by musicians Linn Lorkin and Hershal.
Entry $5. Cash door...

Fiona Sampson reading Poetry Now

Fiona Sampson joins Dave Lordan and Jaan Kaplinski for this poetry reading at Poetry Now 2011. Tickets: €14/10/8. Call: +353 (0) 1 2312929 or visit: www.poetrynow.ie
Pam Ayres

Pam Ayres reading New Brighton

Pam Ayres

Pam Ayres's show includes material from her bestselling books; SURGICALLY ENHANCED, WITH THESE HANDS, and THE WORKS, along with new poems and stories. Call box office: 0151 666 0000 or visit: www....

Fiona Sampson reading StAnza

Award winning English poet Fiona Sampson shares a stage with one of the best known poets from China, who is now living in exile in London. Fiona Sampson’s verse has a wonderful musicality while Yang...
Ian Duhig

Ian Duhig reading Wolverhampton

Ian Duhig

Magical poet Ian Duhig, performance poet Catherine Brogan and storyteller Fran O'Boyle entertain all the family. There will also be music, dancing and face painting. This event is free.
For further...
Paul Muldoon

Paul Muldoon reading Ateneo de Madrid

Paul Muldoon

Paul Muldoon reads as part of an evening of Irish poetry and music. Call: +34 91 429 17 50 or visit: www.ateneodemadrid.com
Pam Ayres

Pam Ayres reading Kettering

Pam Ayres

An evening with Pam Ayres. Tickets: £19.50. Call: 01536 414141 or visit: www.lighthousetheatre.co.uk
Paul Muldoon

Paul Muldoon reading University of Southern California

Paul Muldoon

Irish writer Paul Muldoon gives a poetry reading for this special 25th anniversary event. This event is free. For more information visit: http://web-app.usc.edu
Pam Ayres

Pam Ayres reading Windsor 2nd

Pam Ayres

Pam Ayres 35 Year Anniversary Show. Tickets: £27.50-£31.50. Call: 01753 853888 or visit: www.theatreroyalwindsor.co.uk
Pam Ayres

Pam Ayres reading Windsor 1st

Pam Ayres

Pam Ayres 35 Year Anniversary Show. Tickets: £27.50-£31.50. Call: 01753 853888 or visit: www.theatreroyalwindsor.co.uk
Paul Muldoon

Paul Muldoon reading Kings College

Paul Muldoon

The English Department at King’s has organised a series of public poetry readings by contemporary poets to take place during the academic year 2010-11. As part of this series Paul Muldoon will be...

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The writer and broadcaster Clive James introduces a few of his favourite poems in the Poetry Archive.

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

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John Wilmot Earl of Rochester

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Walt Whitman

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