A Poetry Archive recording by

Leontia Flynn

Tracklisting

These poems come from a special recording for the Poetry Archive:

  • 1 -
    "Naming It"

  • 2 -
    "Acts of Faith"

  • 3 -
    "For Stuart, who accidentally obtained a job in the Civil Service"

  • 4 -
    "When I was sixteen I met Seamus Heaney"

  • 5 -
    "The Second Mrs de Winter"

  • 6 -
    "Without Me"

  • 7 -
    "The Furthest Distances I've Travelled"

  • 8 -
    "By My Skin"

  • 9 -
    "These Days"

  • 10 -
    "Casablanca, backwards"

  • 11 -
    "Leaving Belfast"

  • 12 -
    "Personality"

  • 13 -
    "Samuel Beckett"

  • 14 -
    "Olive Shreiner"

  • 15 -
    "George Orwell's Death"

  • 16 -
    "Alfred Hitchcock"

  • 17 -
    "Charles Baudelaire's Mother"

  • 18 -
    "F Scott Fitzgerald"

  • 19 -
    "Dorothy Parker"

  • 20 -
    "Elizabeth Bishop"

  • 21 -
    "Robert Lowell 1&2"

  • 22 -
    "Saturday in the Pool"

  • 23 -
    "A head for figures"

  • 24 -
    "Our Fathers"

  • 25 -
    "Drive"

  • 26 -
    "Milos"

  • 27 -
    "Poem for an unborn child"

  • 28 -
    "Robert, The Painter"

  • 29 -
    "The Day We Discovered Pornography Catalogues in the Mail"

  • 30 -
    "The Bullfight"

  • 31 -
    "Inside Catedral Nueva"


Select bibliography

  • These Days Jonathan Cape, 2004
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  • Drives Jonathan Cape, 2008
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  • Leontia Flynn Reading from Her Poems The Poetry Archive, 2009
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  • Profit and Loss, Jonathan Cape, 2011
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