Poetry with Simon Armitage
By Oxford University
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Poet, playwright and novelist, Simon Armitage was elected Professor of Poetry at Oxford University in 2015. This series features his public engagements. Series image credit Paul Wolfgang Webster.
||CleanThe Hawks and the Doves – raptors and rapture in the poetry of Thom Gunn and Ted Hughes.||Professor of Poetry Simon Armitage discusses the poems of Thom Gunn and Ted Hughes.||15 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean95 Theses: On the Principles and Practice of Poetry||Professor of Poetry Simon Armitage gives his sixth public lecture. Held on 16th May 2017.||19 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe Need To Talk About Robert: Bob Dylan and the Nobel Prize for Literature'||Professor of Poetry Simon Armitage gives a lecture about literature, poetry and Bob Dylan and the Nobel Prize for Literature. Held on 8th March 2017.||14 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAccess All Areas: Poetry and the Underworld||Simon Armitage's fourth public lecture as Professor of Poetry, University of Oxford.||14 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOn Lists||Simon Armitage's third public lecture as Professor of Poetry, University of Oxford.||18 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMind the Gap: Omission, Negation and 'a final revelation of horrible Nothingness - '||Simon Armitage's second public lecture as Professor of Poetry, University of Oxford.||8 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Parable of the Solicitor and the Poet||Simon Armitage, professor of poetry, University of Oxford delivers his inaugural lecture.||8 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|