The Next Generation Poets List is collated once every ten years by the Poetry Book Society. The 20 featured poets for 2014 include Daljit...more >
Classic and modern Gothic poems ideal for a scheme of work. Use these to explore the Gothic genre, to inspire creative writing and...more >
Poems that deal with the subject of school and education. Great way to the start a new academic year!... more >
Contemporary and literary heritage poets for assessment in Unit 2 Section B.... more >
In this centenary year of the First World War you might want to introduce your students to the following poetic responses to the conflict....more >
These poems are all mentioned in our Guide to the Language of Caribbean Poetry. Use this collection as the basis for a teaching unit on the poetry...more >
Poems about catastrophic illness: doctors, diseases, hospitals, waiting and what Lawrence pinpoints as "the language of bleak...more >
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I've avoided poems that other writers here have recommended, but which otherwise would certainly have been on my...