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Anti-Slavery Letter By Robert Burns To Be Published
A series of events will take place across Scotland today to celebrate the birthday of Robert Burns. Traditional Burns Suppers, poetry...
WATCH: James Franco's Unintentionally Hilarious Inauguration Poem
Oh, dear. Actor James Franco's poem wot he wrote to mark Barack Obama's inauguration - 'Obama In Asheville' - has hit the internet. And...
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The Dylan Thomas Centre is located about ten minutes walk from the wide-stretched Swansea bay where the colours of sunset leak into the...
LISTEN: Poetry's Big Night - The TS Eliot Prize Readings
This week, Sharon Olds won the TS Eliot Prize - the biggest award for poetry in the UK - with her stunning collection 'Stag's Leap' (read...
Review: Luke Wright's 'Mondeo Man'
This is poetry to entertain the everyman enthusiast and win over the cynics. If any contemporary collection is going to convince the disbeliever...
INTERVIEW: The Poet Whose Divorce Led Her To A £15,000 Prize
America's 'greatest living poet' after winning the TS Eliot prize on writing the story of her divorce, why she doesn't make anything up...
Why Did American Sharon Olds Win Britain's Top Poetry Prize?
We want to choose integration and meaning over cynicism and despair. Olds happens to have achieved it. The extent to which this is evident...
End Of A Marriage Leads To Top Poetry Prize
A collection of poems about the end of a marriage has won this year's TS Eliot Prize. Sharon Olds, 70, penned Stag's Leap after her husband...
Poem To Be Broadcast 25 Years After Sparking 'Outrage'
A poem containing a torrent of swear words which sparked outrage 25 years ago is being broadcast on Radio 4. Dramatist Tony Harrison penned...
Field Notes to the T.S. Eliot Prize
The T.S. Eliot Prize for a single collection is one of the most popular, prestigious, and increasingly transatlantic poetry prizes in Britain....
Hand-Written Keats Poem To Auction For £45,000
A fragment of the only hand-written poem by John Keats known to remain in private hands is going under the hammer. Inspired by a walk...
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"Humankind cannot bear very much reality", suggested the poet TS Eliot many years ago. Well: I can't bear very much more right now. When...
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