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2012 Highlights

Poetry and the British Museum

30 March 2012

Parthenon Gallery, British Museum

Please note time change: 13:15 - 14:00

British Museum

Lunchtime Talk by Professor Mark Ford, University College London



Professor Mark Ford will explore poems such as Keats’ great sonnet ‘On Seeing the Elgin Marbles’, and consider the importance of the Museum and its Reading Room for poets from Arthur Rimbaud and Ezra Pound to Louis MacNeice and William Empson.