The Path And The Poem

Episodes

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01Edward Thomas's Old Man2010010420101025

Poet and critic Andrew Motion explores the connection between walking and writing.

Andrew Motion explores Edward Thomas's poem Old Man.

Andrew Motion explores five walking poets and their walked poems.

1: Edward Thomas's 'Old Man'

Producer: Tim Dee

02Norman Maccaig's The Shore Road2010010520101026

Poet and critic Andrew Motion explores the connection between walking and writing in a series about poems that follow paths.

Andrew Motion explores Norman MacCaig's poem The Shore Road.

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Norman McCaig's "The Shore Road".

Poet and critic Andrew Motion explores the connection between walking and writing.

03Elizabeth Bishop's Questions Of Travel2010010620101027

Poet and critic Andrew Motion explores the connection between walking and writing in a series about poems that follow paths.

Andrew Motion explores Elizabeth Bishop's poem Questions of Travel.

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Elizabeth Bishop's "Questions of Travel.

Poet and critic Andrew Motion explores the connection between walking and writing.

04Frank O'hara's The Day Lady Died2010010720101028

Poet and critic Andrew Motion explores the connection between walking and writing in a series about poems that follow paths.

Andrew Motion explores Frank O'Hara's poem The Day Lady Died.

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Frank O'Hara's "The Day Lady Died".

Poet and critic Andrew Motion explores the connection between walking and writing.

05 LASTAlice Oswald's Dart2010010820101029

Poet and critic Andrew Motion explores the connection between walking and writing in a series about poems that follow paths.

Andrew Motion explores Alice Oswald's poem Dart.

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Alice Oswald's "Dart".

Poet and critic Andrew Motion explores the connection between walking and writing.