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Poetry Parnassus

Duration:
45 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 29 June 2012

Ian McMillan meets some of the literary stars of the Southbank Centre's 'Poetry Parnassus' - it's the biggest poetry festival ever to take place in the UK,and brings together poets and spoken-word artists from all over the world - all nations competing in the Olympics are represented.

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