Poetry Depot

December 6, 2010

Unpublished poem by Philip Larkin broadcasted by BBC

Filed under: British, uk — Tags: , , , , , , — razvan @ 12:03 pm

larkin and Betty Mackereth

Actor and comedian David Walliams is a great admirer of Philip Larkin’s poetry. To mark the 25-year anniversary of the poet’s death he talks to former Poet Laureate Andrew Motion, who wrote a widely acclaimed biography of Larkin, about why he finds this poetry so appealing. (more…)

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