Poets' Poetry Please!

Episodes

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The first of a summer season in which today's poets introduce work by a favourite predecessor. Sean O'Brien entertains an audience at the BBC

Poetry Festival in Newcastle with his choice of poems by W H Auden. Charlie Hardwick helps with the readings. Producer Rob Ketteridge

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Unknown: Sean O'Brien

Unknown: H Auden.

Unknown: Charlie Hardwick

Producer: Rob Ketteridge

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Ian McMillan celebrates the work of Dylan Thomas with reader Philip Madoc. Producer Viv Beeby

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Unknown: Ian McMillan

Unknown: Dylan Thomas

Reader: Philip Madoc.

Producer: Viv Beeby

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Adrian Henri asks: "Anyone for

Tennyson?" With readings by Garard Green.

Producer Viv Beeby

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Unknown: Adrian Henri

Unknown: Garard Green.

Producer: Viv Beeby

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This week, Simon Rae reviews the work of Edna St Vincent Millay , with readings by Bonnie Hurren. Producer Paul Dodgson

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Unknown: Simon Rae

Unknown: Edna St Vincent Millay

Unknown: Bonnie Hurren.

Producer: Paul Dodgson

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Poet Matthew Sweeney pays his dues to Sylvia Plath. Read by Lorelei King. Producer Erin Riley

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Unknown: Matthew Sweeney

Unknown: Sylvia Plath.

Read By: Lorelei King.

Producer: Erin Riley

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Wendy Cope talks about the work of religious poet George Herbert. With readings by Samuel West. Producer Sara Davies

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Talks: Wendy Cope

Unknown: George Herbert.

Unknown: Samuel West.

Producer: Sara Davies

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Dannie Abse presents a selection of work from poet Edward Thomas. Producer Sara Davies

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Unknown: Dannie Abse

Unknown: Edward Thomas.

Producer: Sara Davies