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Jo Shapcott

Join acclaimed poet, Jo Shapcott, in her Welsh retreat as she talks about the pleasures of science and music that inform her work - and the importance of getting up early to write!
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A tour of the Archive with Rachel Smith's tour

Visiting the Poetry Archive feels like browsing through your favourite bookshop and finding that all the books are now...

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