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Sassoon’s Unpublished Poem/Griffin Prize Winner – Poetry News Roundup June 11th

 

Today in our poetry news roundup, we take a look an unpublished poem by Siegfried Sassoon that has recently been found. We also have this year's winner of the Griffin Poetry Prize. Lost Poem by Siegfried Sassoon Discovered A university researcher who was trawling though a pile of letters from a theatre director has ...

Poet’s Friendship with President/Opposition to Poet’s Depiction – Poetry News Roundup June 5th

 

Today on My Poetic Side we take a look at a new film celebrating the friendship between a poet and a president. We also have an article about the opposition to the depiction of a poet on a school textbook wearing a turban in a colour that is not normally associated with him. Film Celebrating Friendship Between Poet and President to be Screened...