National Poetry Day : video clips / audio recordings of poets reading their own works from Literature Online!

Today, Thursday 8 October 2015, marks the 21st  anniversary of National Poetry Day. Why not watch some video clips or listen to some audio recordings of modern and contemporary poets reading their own works as well as works of others through Literature Online that the University Library subscribes to. 

Literature Online contains the following vast amount of poetry material, national and international, in text and multi-media formats:

  • Poets On Screen [880 clips] — 880 video clips of poets reading their own and other poets’ works.
  • Poetry Archive Audio [921 poems] — 921 links to poetry readings at The Poetry Archive, containing high quality historic audio recordings of poets reading their own works.

Literature Online also provides access to the full-text of 10,161 volumes of poetry by 2,820 authors:

Also reference works: