A Poetry Archive recording by

Jenny Joseph

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

  • 1 -
    "Introduction"

  • 2 -
    "The unlooked-for season"

  • 3 -
    "The lost continent"

  • 4 -
    "Summer amnesty"

  • 5 -
    "Man in a bar"

  • 6 -
    "Reported missing"

  • 7 -
    "Women at Streatham Hill"

  • 8 -
    "Homo Sapiens"

  • 9 -
    "Language teaching: naming"

  • 10 -
    "Warning"

  • 11 -
    "An exile in Devon"

  • 12 -
    "Catch"

  • 13 -

  • 14 -
    "Zenith"

  • 15 -
    "Fables: Higgledy-piggledy"

  • 16 -
    "Fables: Jack and the beanstalk"

  • 17 -

  • 18 -
    "Fables: Hare and tortoise"

  • 19 -
    "Dawn walkers"

  • 21 -
    "A meteorology"

  • 22 -

  • 23 -
    "Tides"

  • 24 -
    "Married people going to work"

  • 25 -
    "Love and Justice"

  • 26 -
    "Meeting up"

  • 27 -
    "The Goddess of Nature's diatribe to her people"

  • 28 -
    "Against the personality cult"

  • 29 -
    "From Life and Turgid times of A. Citizen: Tripping down"

  • 30 -
    "Lure"

  • 31 -
    "Back to base"

  • 32 -
    "Knock knock"

  • 33 -
    "Derivations: Translation"

  • 34 -
    "Derivations: Cherry"

  • 35 -
    "Derivations: Story"

  • 36 -
    "Derivations: Lady"

  • 37 -
    "Derivations: X marks the spot. A postcard from home"

  • 38 -
    "Another old tale"

  • 39 -

  • 40 -
    "In memory of God"

  • 41 -
    "The inland sea"


Select bibliography

  • The Unlooked-for Season, Northwood, Scorpion Press, 1960 - out of print
  • The Nursery Series - various titles, Constable Young Books, 1960s - out of print
  • Rose in the Afternoon, London, J. M. Dent, 1974 - out of print
  • The Thinking Heart, London, Secker & Warburg, 1978 - out of print
  • Beyond Descartes, Secker & Warburg, 1983 - out of print
  • Persephone, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Bloodaxe, 1986 - out of print
  • The Inland Sea, California, USA, Papier Mache Press, 1989 - out of print
  • Beached Boats, London, Enitharmon Press, 1991 - out of print
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  • Selected Poems, Bloodaxe, 1992
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  • Ghosts and other company, Bloodaxe, 1995
  • Warning (illustrated poem), London, Souvenir Press, 1997
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  • Extended Similes, Bloodaxe, 1997
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  • All the things I see, London, Macmillan Children's Books, 2000 (new pbk. ed. 2001)
  • Led by the nose: a garden of smells, Souvenir Press, 2002
  • Jenny Joseph Reading from her poems, CD, The Poetry Archive, 2005
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  • Extreme of things, Bloodaxe, 2006
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  • Nothing Like Love, Enitharmon 2009
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