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Imtiaz Dharker - 'The Right Word'

Imtiaz Dharker - 'The Right Word'
Key Info
  • Imtiaz Dharker - 'The Right Word'
  • Duration: 5:03
  • Imtiaz Dharker describes the process of writing 'The Right Word'. Her commentary is illustrated with footage of urban scenes and her own performance of extracts from the poem.
  • Subject:



    Poetry: Late 20th Century and Contemporary

  • Keywords: flag, language, media, perspective, voice, poetsinperson
Ideas for use in class
  • To support delivery of AQA English Literature Unit 2. To explore the writing process. To explore theme of media perspectives.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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