Poet, playwright and novelist, Simon Armitage was elected Professor of Poetry at Oxford University in 2015. This series features his public engagements.
Series image credit Paul Wolfgang Webster.
|1||We Need To Talk About Robert: Bob Dylan and the Nobel Prize for Literature'||Professor of Poetry Simon Armitage gives a lecture about literature, poetry and Bob Dylan and the Nobel Prize for Literature. Held on 8th March 2017.||Simon Armitage||14 Mar 2017|
|2||Access All Areas: Poetry and the Underworld||Simon Armitage's fourth public lecture as Professor of Poetry, University of Oxford.||Simon Armitage||14 Nov 2016|
|3||On Lists||Simon Armitage's third public lecture as Professor of Poetry, University of Oxford.||Simon Armitage||18 May 2016|
|4||Mind the Gap: Omission, Negation and 'a final revelation of horrible Nothingness - '||Simon Armitage's second public lecture as Professor of Poetry, University of Oxford.||Simon Armitage||08 Apr 2016|
|5||The Parable of the Solicitor and the Poet||Simon Armitage, professor of poetry, University of Oxford delivers his inaugural lecture.||Simon Armitage||08 Apr 2016|