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Kathleen Jamie

Kathleen Jamie makes her choice of listeners' poem requests sent in during the early days of lockdown. What poems have people been reading throughout the difficult Spring of 2020?

Presenter: Mair Bosworth

Producer: Maggie Ayre

23 days left to listen

28 minutes

Last on

Last Saturday 23:30

This Week's Poems

   

Old Women

by Kathleen Jamie

From The Bonniest Companie

Published by Pan Macmillan

 

In Just -

by ee cummings

From ee cummings  - Complete Poems 1904-1962

Published by Liveright / WW Norton

 

The Supple Deer

By Jane Hirshfield 

From Come, Thief

Published by Bloodaxe

 

The Tuning

By Michael Donaghy

From Michael Donaghy - Collected Poems

Published by Picador

 

The Steeple Jack

by Marianne Moore

From Marianne More – Complete Poems

Published by Faber and Faber

 

Piute Creek

By Gary Snyder

From Riprap & Cold Mountain Poems

Published by Counterpoint

 

Extract from Autumn Journal

By Louis MacNeice

From Autumn Journal

Published by Faber & Faber

 

The Basking Shark

By Norman MacCaig

From The Many Days: Selected Poems of Norman MacCaig

Published by Polygon An Imprint of Birlinn Limited

 

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