Meet the Team

WHO ARE THE POETRY ARCHIVE TEAM? 

 

The Poetry Archive is a registered charity guided by a Board of Trustees. It is run by a very small team:  

 

Chair 

Jean Sprackland 

  

Director 

Tracey Guiry 

 

Administrator 

Maggie Sullivan  

 

Recordings Manager 

Richard Carrington  

 

Digital Manager 

Nicola Wheldrake 

 

In addition to our core team, we are very fortunate to have a network of people who are able to contribute and support us in various ways;  

 

Rights & Acquisitions Manager 

Connie Robertson 

 

Finance Manager 

Fiona Meadley 

 

Audio Editor 

Chris Panton (DB Studios

 

Copywriters 

We work with a team of copywriters to provide the highest quality contextual information for our collections and website.  

 

 

Our President 

Daniel Day-Lewis 

The Poetry Archive was founded by Sir Andrew Motion and the record producer Richard Carrington.   

 

If you would like to get in touch with any of our team, please contact info@poetryarchive.org and your enquiry will be passed on to the relevant person.  

 

For all queries regarding rights and permissions please email: rights@poetryarchive.org 

Enjoy new recordings of classic poems from the past read by contemporary poets

Book 1, Canto 1 of The...

Edmund Spenser

read by Andrew Motion

Remembrance

Emily Bronte

read by Fleur Adcock

The Poetry Archive’s vision is to acquire and make recordings of contemporary English-language poets reading their own work, collect and preserve recordings of great poets from the past, and make extracts from all these recordings available free of charge.