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National Poetry Day – Carol Ann Duffy – GI 21 185 (Face to Face)

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21 March 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm GMT

Tutor: Carol Perrett BA (Hons) MA

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Date: 21 March 2022
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Length of Course:
1 Day
£14.50 – £17.50
Reference Code:
GI 21 185
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH


A celebration of seeing things differently! Carol Ann Duffy is the first woman, the first Scottish-born poet and the first known LGBT poet to hold the position of Poet Laureate. This class will look at her collection of poems (The World’s Wife), which retell myths and historical stories from the female perspective.  Duffy shifts the focus away from the male viewpoint to highlight issues around marriage, sex, love and motherhood.



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