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About the season

Contains Strong Language is a major season celebrating the disruptive power of poetry, centred around National Poetry Day on 8 October.

The BBC is putting poetry at the heart of the schedules across its services, with new commissions from many of our major poets.

You can view the trailer below, along with details of just few of the highlights - for more details check out the full schedule or read the BBC press release.

Watch the trailer

Contains Strong Language: Season Trailer

In introduction to the 2015 season of poets and poetry across the BBC.

Television highlights

Radio highlights