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Link BBC Poetry Out Loud

Recordings of poets, including Tennyson, Heaney, Plath and others, reading their work.

Poetry, Poems, Nineteenth-century, Twentieth-century view
Link Epic Qualities overview

Notes on the qualities of epic poetry.

Poetry, Poems, Analysis, Old English, Medieval view
Link How to read a poem

Slides from a PowerPoint presentation on ‘How to read a poem’ from Dr P. Bollig (University of Leeds).

Poems, Poetry, Analysis view
Course Islamic Mystical Poetry 2

The poetic tradition of Islam expresses an aspect very different from theological/legal understandings, and is centred on love, yearning and...

arabic, persian, Poems view
Link Poetry and Performance: The Josephine Hart Poetry Hour at the British Library

Audio readings, video lectures, notes, and exercises on famous poets.

Poetry, Analysis, Poems view

The Academy of American Poets website. Includes e-texts, commentary, biographies, recordings, and interviews on English-language poetry.

Poems, Poetry, Analysis view
Link Reading Tennyson's Maud

Worksheet on Tennyson's poem, including notes on poetic structure.

Poetry, Poems, Analysis, Nineteenth-century, Victorian view
Link The Poetry Archive

Poems, readings, and other resources on poetry.

Poetry, Poems, Analysis view
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