Category: English poetry

First year students visit Dymock

First year students recently went on a trip to the Gloucestershire village of Dymock to experience the area that inspired the Dymock Poets. For a few years before the First World War, the village was a hub of […]

  Edward Thomas 13 November 2018  

‘Edward Thomas and nature: melancholy, ecstasy and “the strange Sweetness”’

Friday 5th Oct, 6pm, TC001, FCH Campus Don’t miss this public lecture by Anna Stenning in which she will introduce the life of the Edwardian poet and countryside writer Edward Thomas. Anna will discuss Thomas’ experiences of joy […]

  campus life at UGlos 11 September 2018  

A poem for Holocaust Memorial Day

September Songborn 19.6.32 – deported 24.9.42Undesirable you may have been, untouchableyou were not. Not forgottenor passed over at the proper time. As estimated, you died. Things marched,sufficient, to that end.Just so much Zyklon and leather, patentedterror, so many […]

  English poetry 26 January 2015