Imtiaz Dharker reads extracts from her new poem 'This Tide of Humber' on Radio 3 & Radio 4; poem performed with dancers at the Contains Strong Language festival in Hull
Romania's Ana Blandiana has been announced by The Griffin Trust for Excellence in Poetry as its twelfth Lifetime Recognition Award recipient.
Poet Frank Ormsby Guest of Honour at BBC Proms in the Park NI at Castle Coole; his poems were read by Adrian Dunbar (Line of Duty) & set to music by Graeme Stewart
Poet & historian Katrina Porteous contributes to Radio 4's Open Country and Making History; & another chance to hear her interviewed in 1999 on Fine Lines (until 11 October 17).
Extract from Moniza Alvi's book-length poem At the Time of Partition featured on Radio 3's Words and Music, 20 August 2017, to mark 70th Anniversary of the Partition of India