Poetry by Heart Finalists at The National Portrait Gallery
The final round of recitations at the Poetry by Heart event
The Winner of Poetry by Heart; Kaiti Soultana
This week's poems
This week's poems were recited by heart by just some of the finalists at the Poetry By Heart event
Love from a Foreign City by Lavinia Greenlaw, recited by Whitney Muraldo
From: Love from a Foreign City
Publ: Slow Dancer Press
You are Old, Father William by Lewis Carroll, recited by Aouda Tesnime Ketrouci.
From: The Oxford Book of Children’s Verse
Welsh Incident by Robert Graves, recited by Dafydd Shalders.
From: The Oxford Book of English Verse
Snake/ A narrow fellow by Emily Dickinson, recited by Esther Simisola Sule.
From: The Oxford Book of American Verse
Extract from Paradise Lost by John Milton, recited by Ben Walker.
From: The Complete Poetry of John Milton
Extract from Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, recited by Kaiti Soultana
Out Out by Robert Frost, recited by Maddy Bulliment
From: The Oxford Book of American Poetry
Extract from Ode to a Nightingale by John Keats, recited by Hazel Mayall
From: The New Penguin Book of English Verse
Ozymandias by Percy Shelley, recited by Georgia Harvey.
From: The Rattle Bag Anthology
Publ: faber and faber