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Description

A dramatisation of the poem 'Strange Meeting' by Wilfred Owen. The 'hell' that the soldier finds himself in after he dies is far calmer than the hell he has been living through on the battlefield.
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9 June 1995

Classroom Ideas

Students could be asked to work out the relationship between the protagonist and the fellow soldier. The class could then discuss the symbolism in the poem and come up with their own ideas for a dramatic interpretation.

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