poetry

Read this slowly – it could save your life

Paula Byrne
Jonathan Bate
| 7th May 2018
This is an age of hyper-connectivity where being available 24/7 is a given. But this can have serious health and social impacts. PAULA BYRNE and JONATHAN BATE urge us to turn our devices off, slow it down and savour the calming powers of good literature...

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The Tree Line: Poems for Trees, Woods & People

Harriet Griffey
Cultural Editor
| 2nd June 2017
There's a certain irony that the publication of a new anthology of poems about trees coincided with President Trump's announcement yesterday that the United States would withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change, writes HARRIET GRIFFEY

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