Poetry is sometimes assumed to be of marginal importance. Yet in many lives it has provided a life-changing insight, or a source of sustenance over many years. Public memorials and ceremonies often rely on poetry to give the occasion an added, special dimension. So it seems poetry is indeed necessary. Come along and hear six remarkable individuals – Martha Nussbaum. Germaine Greer, John Wolseley, Omar Musa, Melissa Cranenburgh and Farideh Karaji-Bani – read and talk about the poetry necessary in their lives.
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