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Alice Oswald reads autumn equinox poem

Today is the autumn equinox, traditionally regarded as the first day of the new season. To mark this turning of the year Radio 4 is continuing the tradition of reading autumnal poems across the day.

Have a listen to Alice Oswald, Radio 4's new poet in residence, who has written many acclaimed poems and collections of poetry. Here she reads the specially commissioned Almost as Transparent.

(Image: Alice Oswald, credit: Getty Images)

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