A Poetry Archive recording by

James Fenton

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

  • 1 -
    "For Andrew Wood"

  • 2 -

  • 3 -
    "Out of the East"

  • 4 -
    "Children in Exile"

  • 5 -

  • 6 -

  • 7 -
    "The Milkfish Gatherers"

  • 8 -
    "The Ballad of the Shrieking Man"

  • 9 -
    "Cut-Throat Christ"

  • 10 -
    "The Mistake"

  • 11 -
    "Out of Danger"

  • 12 -
    "The Skip"

  • 13 -

  • 14 -
    "I'll Explain"

  • 15 -
    "The Possibility"

  • 16 -
    "Hinterhof"

  • 17 -
    "Here Come the Drum Majorettes!"

  • 18 -
    "Yellow Tulips"


Select bibliography

  • Our Western Furniture, Sycamore Press, 1968 - out of print
  • Terminal Moraine, Secker & Warburg, 1972 - out of print
  • A Vacant Possession, TNR Publications, 1978 - out of print
  • A German Requiem: A Poem, Salamander Press, 1980 - out of print
  • Dead Soldiers, Sycamore Press, 1981 - out of print
  • The Memory of War: Poems 1968-1982, Salamander Press, 1982 - out of print
  • Children in Exile, Salamander Press, 1983 - out of print
  • The Memory of War and Children in Exile: Poems 1968-1983, Penguin, 1983 - out of print
  • Cambodian Witness: The Autobiography of Someth May (editor), Faber & Faber, 1986 - out of print
  • Partingtime Hall (with John Fuller), Salamander Press/Viking, 1987 - out of print
  • All the Wrong Places: Adrift in the Politics of Asia, Viking, 1988 - out of print
  • Manila Envelope, J Fenton, 1989 - out of print
  • Underground in Japan (editor), Jonathan Cape, 1992 - out of print
  • Out of Danger, Penguin, 1993 - out of print
  • On Statues, Penguin, 1995 - out of print
  • Penguin Modern Poets (contributor with Kit Wright and Blake Morrison), Penguin, 1995 - out of print
  • The Poetry Quartets 3, Audio Cassette, The British Council/Bloodaxe Books, 1998
  • The Strength of Poetry, Oxford University Press, 2001
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  • An Introduction to English Poetry, Penguin, 2003
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  • The Love Bomb and other musical pieces, Viking, 2003
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge - poems selected by James Fenton, Faber & Faber, 2005
  • Selected Poems, Penguin, 2006
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  • James Fenton Reading from his poems, CD, The Poetry Archive, 2006
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  • The New Faber Book of Love Poems, Faber and Faber 2006
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