Sonneteers in all BBC programmes
Theatre director, actress and writer Yvonne Brewster nominates poet Claude McKay.
Blind Argentinian writer Borges is championed by Marcus de Sautoy.
Sarah Vine chooses Dante, author of the Italian literary masterpiece the Divine Comedy
Matthew Parris talks to Wendy Cope about her poetic hero John Clare. From 2015.
Poetry curator Daisy Goodwin nominates the Bard himself, William Shakespeare.