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Strange Meetings: The Poets of the Great War

Date: December 02nd 2010
Location: Watershed Media Centre, Bristol

The cultural impact of the Great War continues to be felt, especially in poetry. Harry Ricketts, author of Strange Meetings, looks at the actual encounters, or near-encounters between the war poets and the influence they had on each other, including Sassoon, Rupert Brooke, Wilfred Owen, Edward Thomas, Ivor Gurney, David Jones, Vera Brittain and Roland Leighton, Robert Graves, Isaac Rosenberg (born in Bristol), Robert Nicols and Edmund Blunden. Further details here.

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