Poets Inspired by Titian

Hear leading contemporary poets including Seamus Heaney and Simon Armitage talking about how Titian inspired them

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Leading contemporary poets have been invited to respond to three Titian paintings inspired by the Diana myth.

 

Hear George Szirtes describing his creative process and how he drew inspiration from the artist.

 

Hear George reading his poem 'Actaeon'.

 

Find out more about the exhibition Metamorphosis: Titian 2012.

 

More about Titian, Diana and Actaeon, 1556-9

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Simon Armitage
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Frances Leviston
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