A Poetry Archive recording by

Derek Walcott

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

  • 1 -
    "Prelude"

  • 2 -
    "A Far Cry from Africa"

  • 3 -

  • 4 -
    "A Letter from Brooklyn"

  • 5 -
    "The Castaway"

  • 6 -
    "Codicil"

  • 7 -

  • 8 -
    "from Another Life"

  • 9 -

  • 10 -
    "Saint Lucie"

  • 12 -

  • 13 -
    "The Sea is History"

  • 14 -
    "The Saddhu of Souva"

  • 15 -
    "Forest of Europe"

  • 16 -
    "The Season of Phantasmal Peace"

  • 17 -
    "from Omeros"


Select bibliography

  • In a Green Night: Poems 1948-1960, Cape 1962
  • Selected Poems, Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1964
  • The Castaway and Other Poems, Cape 1965
  • The Gulf and Other Poems, Cape 1969
  • Dream on Monkey Mountain And Other Plays, Cape 1972
  • Another Life, Cape 1973
  • Sea Grapes, Cape 1976
  • The Joker of Seville; and O Babylon!: Two Plays, Cape 1979
  • The Star-Apple Kingdom, Cape 1980
  • Selected Poetry (with Wayne Brown), Heinemann 1981
  • The Fortunate Traveller, Faber and Faber 1982
  • Midsummer, Faber and Faber 1984
  • Plays for Today (with Dennis Scott and Errol Hill), Longman 1985
  • The Arkansas Testament, Faber and Faber 1988
  • Three Plays, Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1988
  • Omeros, Faber and Faber 1990
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  • Collected Poems 1948-1984, Faber and Faber 1992
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  • Poems 1965-80, Cape 1992
  • The Antilles: Fragments of Epic Memory - The Nobel Lecture, Faber and Faber 1993
  • The Odyssey: A Stage Version, Faber and Faber 1993
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  • Homage to Robert Frost: Essays on Poetry (with Joseph Brodsky and Seamus Heaney), Faber and Faber 1997
  • The Bounty, Faber and Faber 1997
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  • What the Twilight Says: Essays, Faber and Faber 1998
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  • Tiepolo's Hound, Faber and Faber 2001
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  • The Prodigal, Faber and Faber 2006
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  • Derek Walcott Reading from his Poems, The Poetry Archive 2008
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  • Selected Poems, Faber and Faber 2009
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  • White Egrets, Faber and Faber, 2010.
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