A Poetry Archive recording by

Robin Robertson

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

  • 1 -
    "Aberdeen"

  • 2 -
    "New Gravity"

  • 3 -
    "The Flaying of Marsyas"

  • 4 -

  • 5 -
    "Static"

  • 6 -
    "Five Views from the Camera Obscura"

  • 7 -
    "The Flowers of the Forest"

  • 8 -
    "Apart"

  • 9 -
    "The Long home"

  • 10 -
    "False Spring"

  • 11 -
    "The Thermal Image"

  • 12 -
    "Tryst"

  • 13 -
    "Dream of the Huntress"

  • 14 -
    "Asterion and the God"

  • 15 -

  • 16 -
    "Waves"

  • 17 -
    "Hide"

  • 18 -
    "Fall"

  • 19 -

  • 20 -
    "Myth"

  • 21 -
    "At Dawn"

  • 22 -

  • 23 -
    "The Death of Actaeon"

  • 24 -

  • 25 -
    "Ghost of a Garden"

  • 26 -
    "Selkie"

  • 27 -
    "Wormwood"

  • 28 -
    "The Glair"

  • 29 -
    "Entropy"

  • 30 -
    "Entry"

  • 31 -
    "Strindberg in London"

  • 32 -
    "A Seagull Murmur"

  • 33 -
    "La Stanza delle Mosche"

  • 34 -
    "Lizard"

  • 35 -
    "Manifest"

  • 36 -
    "The Lake at Dusk"

  • 37 -
    "Crossing the Archipelago"

  • 39 -

  • 40 -
    "Holding Proteus"


Select bibliography

  • Firebird 3: New Writing from Britain and Ireland (editor), Penguin, 1984 - out of print
  • Firebird 4: New Writing from Britain and Ireland (editor), Penguin, 1985 - out of print
  • The Moon Disposes: Poems 1954-1987 (editor), Peter Redgrove, Secker & Warburg, 1987
  • 32 Counties: Photographs of Ireland by Donovan Wylie with new writing by thirty-two Irish Writers (editor), Secker & Warburg, 1989
  • Camera Obscura, Colophon Press (limited edition), 1996
  • A Painted Field, Picador, 1997; Harcourt (New York) 1998; Guanda (Milan) 2002 as Camera Obscura
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  • Penguin Modern Poets 13 (contributor with Michael Hofmann and Michael Longley), Penguin, 1998
  • Selected Poems (editor), Peter Redgrove, Jonathan Cape, 1999
  • Slow Air, Picador, 2002; Harcourt (New York) 2003
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  • Mortification: Writers' Stories of their Public Shame (editor), Fourth Estate, 2003; Fourth Estate (New York) 2004; Guanda (Milan) 2005; Losfeld/Gallimard (Paris) 2006; Goldmann Verlag, 2005; AST (Moscow) 2006
  • Swithering, Picador, 2006; Harcourt (New York) 2006; House of Anansi (Toronto) 2006; Guanda (Milan), 2008
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  • Actaeon: The Early Years, Grand Phoenix Press (Nimes - limited edition), 2006
  • The Deleted World: versions of Tomas Transtr√∂mer (translator), Enitharmon, 2006
  • Robin Robertson Reading from his poems, CD, The Poetry Archive, 2007
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  • Medea (translator), Vintage, 2008
  • The Wrecking Light Picador, 2010 Anansi (2010), Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (2011)
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  • Swithering, Bonnefant Press, Banholt/House of Anansi, Toronto, limited edition sampler, 2008
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