A Poetry Archive recording by

Michael Donaghy

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

  • 1 -
    "Caliban's Books"

  • 2 -
    "Our Life Stories"

  • 3 -
    "Irena of Alexandria"

  • 4 -
    "The Tragedies"

  • 5 -
    "Not Knowing the Words"

  • 6 -

  • 7 -
    "Resolution"

  • 8 -
    "Tears"

  • 9 -
    "The River in Spate"

  • 10 -
    "The Drop"

  • 11 -
    "Black Ice and Rain"

  • 12 -
    "Reprimands"

  • 13 -
    "My Flu"

  • 14 -

  • 15 -
    "The Hunter's Purse"

  • 16 -

  • 17 -
    "A Reprieve"

  • 18 -
    "Down"

  • 19 -
    "City of God"

  • 20 -
    "Liverpool"

  • 21 -

  • 22 -
    "Held"

  • 23 -
    "Reliquary"

  • 24 -

  • 25 -
    "Pentecost"

  • 26 -

  • 27 -
    "The Present"

  • 28 -
    "Southwesternmost"

  • 29 -
    "Alas, Alice"

  • 30 -
    "Refusals"

  • 31 -
    "Acts of Contrition"

  • 32 -
    "Cruising Byzantium"

  • 33 -
    "'Smith'"

  • 34 -
    "Annie"

  • 35 -
    "Local 32B"


Select bibliography

  • Shibboleth, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1988 - out of print
  • Errata, Oxford University Press, 1993 - out of print
  • Penguin Modern Poets 11 (contributor with Andrew Motion and Hugo Williams), London, Penguin, 1997 - out of print
  • Dances Learned Last Night: Poems 1975-1995, London, Picador, 2000
  • Conjure, Picdor, 2000
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  • 101 Poems about Childhood (editor), London, Faber & Faber, 2005
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  • Michael Donaghy Reading from his poems, CD, The Poetry Archive, 2005
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  • Collected Poems, Picador 2009
  • The Shape of the Dance: Essays, Interviews and Digressions, Picador 2009
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