A Poetry Archive recording by

Jo Shapcott

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

  • 1 -
    "Introduction"

  • 2 -
    "Quark"

  • 3 -

  • 4 -
    "Muse"

  • 5 -
    "Introduction"

  • 6 -

  • 7 -
    "Procedure"

  • 8 -
    "Of Mutability"

  • 9 -
    "Iris"

  • 10 -

  • 11 -
    "Era"

  • 12 -
    "La Serenissima"

  • 13 -

  • 14 -
    "Introduction"

  • 15 -
    "Gherkin Music"

  • 16 -
    "Sinfonietta for London"

  • 17 -
    "Introduction"

  • 18 -
    "Shapcott's Variation on Schoenberg's orchestration of Bach's Prelude and Fugue in E Flat major, 'St Anne'"

  • 19 -
    "Concerto"

  • 20 -
    "Colatura"

  • 21 -
    "Night Flight to Muncaster"

  • 22 -
    "Riddle"

  • 23 -
    "The Gods Under the Floor"

  • 24 -
    "Religion for Boys"

  • 25 -
    "Introduction"

  • 26 -
    "The Second Lie"

  • 27 -
    "Gwaithla Brook"

  • 28 -
    "Radnorshire"

  • 29 -
    "Hanter Hill"

  • 30 -
    "Huntington Castle"

  • 31 -
    "Gwaithla Road"

  • 32 -
    "Cefn Hir"

  • 33 -
    "Dolyhir"

  • 34 -
    "Glascwm"

  • 35 -
    "To Muzot from Gladestry"

  • 36 -
    "Song in the Shed"

  • 37 -
    "Newchurch"

  • 38 -
    "Old Radnor"

  • 39 -
    "Colva"

  • 40 -
    "Caety Traylow"

  • 41 -
    "Burl Hill"

  • 42 -
    "Rilke Spotted above Gilwern"

  • 43 -
    "Hergest"

  • 44 -
    "Road Not Available"

  • 45 -
    "Born Off"

  • 46 -
    "Gilwern Lane"

  • 47 -
    "Over the Col"

  • 48 -
    "Wye Marches"

  • 49 -
    "Gilwern Dingle"

  • 50 -
    "Llan"

  • 51 -
    "Gwaithla Garden"

  • 52 -
    "Mountain Ash"

  • 53 -
    "The Third Lie"

  • 54 -
    "Rosa gallica"

  • 55 -
    "Rosa hemisphaerica"

  • 56 -
    "Rosa foetida"

  • 57 -
    "Rosa centifolia"

  • 58 -
    "Rosa nitida"

  • 59 -
    "Rosa arvenis"

  • 60 -
    "Rosa pimpinellifolia"

  • 61 -
    "Rosa glauca"

  • 62 -
    "Rosa sancta"

  • 63 -
    "Rosa sempervirens"

  • 64 -
    "Rosa damascena"

  • 65 -
    "Rosa canina"

  • 66 -
    "Rosa elegantula"

  • 67 -
    "Rosa multiflora"

  • 68 -
    "Rosa mutabilis"

  • 69 -
    "Rosa moschata"

  • 70 -
    "Rosa foliolosa"

  • 71 -
    "Rosa stellata"

  • 72 -
    "Rosa odorata"

  • 73 -
    "Rosa pteracantha"

  • 74 -
    "Rosa Mundi"

  • 75 -
    "The Fifth Lie"


Extras

Select bibliography

  • Electroplating the Baby, Bloodaxe, 1988 - out of print
  • Phrase Book, Oxford University Press, 1992 - out of print
  • A Journey to the Inner Eye: A Guide for All, South Bank Centre, 1996 - out of print
  • Emergency Kit: Poems for Strange Times (editor with Matthew Sweeney), Faber and Faber, 1996
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  • Motherland, Gwaithel & Gilwern, 1996
  • Contemporary Slovenian Poetry (editor with Francis R. Jones), Bloodaxe, 1996 - out of print
  • Penguin Modern Poets 12 (contributor with Helen Dunmore and Matthew Sweeney), Penguin, 1997
  • My Life Asleep, Oxford University Press, 1998 - out of print
  • Last Words: New Poetry for the New Century, (editor with Don Paterson) Picador, 1999 - out of print
  • Poetry Quartets 5, Audio Cassette, The British Council/Bloodaxe Books, 1999
  • Her Book: Poems 1988-1998, Faber and Faber, 2000
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  • Elizabeth Bishop: Poet of the Periphery (editor with Linda Anderson), Newcastle/Bloodaxe Poetry Series: 1, 2002
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  • Discourses (editor), Gulbenkian Foundation and the Royal Society, 2002
  • Tender Taxes: Translations from Rainer Maria Rilke, Faber and Faber, 2002
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  • George Herbert (editor), Faber & Faber, 2006
  • Jo Shapcott Reading from her poems, CD, The Poetry Archive, 2006
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  • The Transformers, Bloodaxe, 2007
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  • Of Mutability Faber, 2010
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