Louis de Paor meets young poets at the forefront of a resurgence in Irish-language poetry.
Admired Somali-British poet Warsan Shire writes of Nasro, a young refugee camped in Kenya.
Mary Oliver's poem is sent to a man in prison. His friends remember what happened next.
Hear the finalists of the Charles Parker Prize 2019, introduced by Sara Parker.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Brushy One String in session from Womad and Michael Sheen on the Homeless World Cup.
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From the BBC archive Daljit Nagra selects Poetry Societies – The Gujarati Writers Forum.