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|1||What is a War Poem?||
In this Open Day taster lecture, Kate McLoughlin explores how we might define a war poem,...
Margi Blunden, daughter of Edmund Blunden, talks about her father and his work.
|2||Impact of the 1914 – 1918 Poets||
Adrian Barlow looks at the impact of World War One poets in the years immediately following the...
|3||'Earth Voices Whispering’: Reading Ireland’s Poetry of WWI: An Introduction||
Professor Gerald Dawe relates the Irish poetry of World War One to the history of Ireland itself...
Often overlooked, Dr Stuart Lee introduces David Jones and his seminal work 'In Parenthesis'....
|5||Isaac Rosenberg: ‘Fierce Imaginings’ – the Private and the Poet||
Author and editor, Jean Liddiard, presents the life and work of Isaac Rosenberg.
|6||Ivor Gurney: A Poet born out of War||
Dr Philip Lancaster presents the life of literary musician Ivor Guney, and introduces some the...
In this short talk Dr Stuart Lee introduces some of the primary sources of World War One poetry...
|8||Edward Thomas: Edwardian War Poet||
Dr Guy Cuthbertson takes an in-depth look at the poet Edward Thomas.
Dr Stuart Lee discusses the popular poetry of the War years and the formation of the canon in...
|10||‘On your lips my life is hung’: Robert Graves and War||
Dr Charles Mundye takes a look at how Robert Graves' experiences and feelings about War that...
|11||Poetry vs. History||
What place do the poets and their work have in the historical analysis of the War? Dr Stuart Lee...
|12||Georgians and Others||
Dr Stuart Lee gives a short introduction to the poetry movements that led up to the War.
|13||The Early Poets||
Dr Alisa Miller looks at the popular poets in the early years of the War and the way that the...
|14||Poetry of the Empire||
World War One was a conflict of empire, not of nation. In this lecture Dr Simon Featherstone...
Meg Crane looks at the war poems of Siegfried Sassoon, framed by the first and last (non-war)...
Professor Jon Stallworthy, editor and biographer of Wilfred Owen, introduces one of the most...
Dr Jane Potter looks at a range of women poets who wrote during, and in the years that followed...
Dr Mark Rawlinson explores the relationship between War and War Poetry using Owen's famous '...