Clive James made his name as a critic, broadcaster, novelist and poet. His Collected Poems 1958 -2015 was recently published.
Here he chooses the poetry books that continue to inspire him.

Clive James made his name as a critic, broadcaster, essayist, novelist and poet. Collected Poems 1958 - 2015 is James’ own selection from over fifty years' work in verse: from his early satires to his recent poems looking back over his extraordinarily rich life with a clear-eyed and unflinching honesty.  

Here he chooses the poetry books that continue to inspire him.  

- See more at: http://www.picador.com/blog/october-2014/clive-james-s-favourite-poetry-books?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Post&utm_content=Blog#sthash.gAqeDaun.dpuf

Clive James made his name as a critic, broadcaster, essayist, novelist and poet. Collected Poems 1958 - 2015 is James’ own selection from over fifty years' work in verse: from his early satires to his recent poems looking back over his extraordinarily rich life with a clear-eyed and unflinching honesty.  

Here he chooses the poetry books that continue to inspire him.  

- See more at: http://www.picador.com/blog/october-2014/clive-james-s-favourite-poetry-books?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Post&utm_content=Blog#sthash.gAqeDaun.dpuf

 

Clive James made his name as a critic, broadcaster, essayist, novelist and poet. Collected Poems 1958 - 2015 is James’ own selection from over fifty years' work in verse: from his early satires to his recent poems looking back over his extraordinarily rich life with a clear-eyed and unflinching honesty.  

Here he chooses the poetry books that continue to inspire him.  

- See more at: http://www.picador.com/blog/october-2014/clive-james-s-favourite-poetry-books?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Post&utm_content=Blog#sthash.gAqeDaun.dpuf

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