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Story Poems 2

Roger McGough introduces some story poems including work by Wilfred Owen, Stevie Smith and Rudyard Kipling. Readers: John Mackay, Niamh Cusack, Anton lesser and Kenneth Cranham. Producer: Tim Dee.

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30 minutes

Last on

Sat 21 Sep 2013 23:30

This Week's Poems

All from ‘NOT TO SPEAK OF THE DOG: 101 Short Stories in Verse’, published by Faber except ‘Street Ballad’ by George Barker which is from Street Ballads by George Barker, published by Faber and ‘A Peasant’ by R S Thomas which is from R.S. Thomas – Poems, Published by Phoenix Poetry.

 

Redemption

by George Herbert

 

Danny Deever

By Rudyard Kipling

 

Strange Meeting

By Wilfred Owen

 

The Prodigal

By Elizabeth Bishop

 

Love on the Farm

By DH Lawrence

 

The Mower’s Song

By Andrew Marvell

 

Emily Writes Such a Good Letter

By Stevie Smith

 

Long John Brown and Little Mary Bell

By William Blake

 

Lily Pond

By Vicki Feaver

 

Street Ballad

By George Barker

 

A Chilly Night

By Christina Rossetti

 

A Peasant

By R S Thomas

 

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterRoger McGough
ReaderJohn MacKay
ReaderNiamh Cusack
ReaderAnton Lesser
ReaderKenneth Cranham
ProducerTim Dee