Your Own Wilfred

Wilfred Owen was, like his hero Keats, a prolific correspondent, and 673 of his letters survive.

Some of these inspired Judith Bingham's new piece in the evening concert.

Dominic Hibberd, Wilfred Owen's most recent biographer, has read them all and reveals what they tell us about Owen's character and concerns, and assesses the quality of the poet's epistolatory prose.

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Wilfred Owen was, like his hero Keats, a prolific correspondent, and 673 of his letters survive.

Some of these inspired Judith Bingham's new piece in the evening concert.

Dominic Hibberd, Wilfred Owen's most recent biographer, has read them all and reveals what they tell us about Owen's character and concerns, and assesses the quality of the poet's epistolatory prose.