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John Clare

LibriVox volunteers bring you 20 recordings of November by John Clare. This was the Weekly Poetry project for November 18, 2012 John Clare was an English poet, the son of a farm labourer, who came to be known for his celebratory representations of the English countryside and his lamentation of its disruption. His poetry underwent a major re-evaluation in the late 20th century and he is often now considered to be among the most important 19th-century poets. His biographer Jonathan Bate states that Clare was "the greatest labouring-class poet that England has ever produced. No one has ever written more powerfully of nature, of a rural childhood, and of the alienated and unstable self". ( Summary by Wikipedia )

LibriVox volunteers bring you 20 recordings of November by John Clare. This was the Weekly Poetry project for November 18, 2012 John Clare was an English poet, the son of a farm labourer, who came to be known for his celebratory representations of the English countryside and his lamentation of its disruption. His poetry underwent a major re-evaluation in the late 20th century and he is often now considered to be among the most important 19th-century poets. His biographer Jonathan Bate states that Clare was "the greatest labouring-class poet that England has ever produced. No one has ever written more powerfully of nature, of a rural childhood, and of the alienated and unstable self". ( Summary by Wikipedia )
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

LibriVox volunteers bring you 20 recordings of November by John Clare. This was the Weekly Poetry project for November 18, 2012 John Clare was an English poet, the son of a farm labourer, who came to be known for his celebratory representations of the English countryside and his lamentation of its disruption. His poetry underwent a major re-evaluation in the late 20th century and he is often now considered to be among the most important 19th-century poets. His biographer Jonathan Bate states that Clare was "the greatest labouring-class poet that England has ever produced. No one has ever written more powerfully of nature, of a rural childhood, and of the alienated and unstable self". ( Summary by Wikipedia )

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

23m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:14


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

01:12


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

01:06


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

01:24


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

01:05


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:00


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

01:20


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

01:05


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

01:15


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

01:09


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

01:04


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

00:59


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

01:14


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:13


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:05


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:15


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

01:17


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:10


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

01:19


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:10