Twenty Minutes - Poetry Proms

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20010724

Jo Shapcott presents the first in a series of poetry events recorded at London's Serpentine Gallery.

Tonight's programme features Michael Symmons Roberts and Mimi Khalvati and includes new poems on the themes of exile and pastoral.

20010731

Jo Shapcott presents the second in a series of poetry events recorded at London's Serpentine Gallery.

Tonight's programme features David Harsent and Kate Clanchy

20010814

Jo Shapcott presents the fourth in a series of poetry events recorded at London's Serpentine Gallery.

Featuring work from Kathleen Jamie and Ken Smith

20010821

Jo Shapcott presents the fifth in a series of poetry events recorded at London's Serpentine Gallery.

20010828

Jo Shapcott presents the sixth in a series of poetry events recorded at London's Serpentine Gallery.

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Jo Shapcott, poet-in-residence at the Proms, introduces the final event from the Serpentine Gallery, in which she reads from her own work, with the poet Paul Farley, including new poems on one of the Proms themes this year, `Celebration'.

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Jo Shapcott presents the third in a series of poetry events recorded at London's Serpentine Gallery.

Featuring verse from Michael Longley and Selima Hill, including new poems on this year's Proms themes of `exile' and `pastoral'.

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Jo Shapcott presents poetry readings recorded before an audience at the Serpentine featuring specially commissioned poems focusing on themes highlighted in this year's Proms.

This evening's theme is `Youth and Age'.

With Andrew Motion and U A Fanthorpe

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Jo Shapcott introduces poetry readings recorded before an audience at the Serpentine featuring specially commissioned poems focusing on themes highlighted in this year's Proms.

With Simon Armitage and Helen Dunmore