Poetry, Drama & Criticism

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Speak, Old Parrot

We were deeply saddened to hear the news of Dannie Abse's passing, so we thought what better way to celebrate Dannie's extraordinary life than to share this video taken of Dannie at last year's Cheltenham Literature Festival. Speak, Old Parrot sees the Welsh poet exploring themes of love, loss and the passing of time with a joyous wonder. Here, he reads for us three poems: Talking to Myself, Rilke's Confession and Sunbright. Watch Dannie read his poems

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