In this episode, Tom talks with us about the poem that has been a friend to him – 'Aubade' by Philip Larkin.
Tom visited The Poetry Exchange in February 2020 for what turned out to be our last live event of the year before lockdown. He joined us at the beautiful Manchester Central Library in association with Manchester Poetry Library for International Mother Language Day. Tom is in conversation with Poetry Exchange team members, Fiona Bennett and Al Snell.
Still I Rise by Maya Angelou - A Friend to Fehmida
In this episode, Fehmida Master talks with us about the poem that has been a friend to her – 'Still I Rise' by Maya Angelou. Fehmida joined The Poetry Exchange as part of Manchester Literature Festival online. You can explore this exceptional UK literature festival here:
You can also find out more about our wonderful guest, Fehmida Master, and the work she pioneers for women and those who are under-represented in publishing here:
Fehmida is in conversation with Poetry Exchange team members, Fiona Bennett and Michael Shaeffer.