Choose the 10 best recordings of poets (hint: Derek Walcott is among the candidates)

Derek Walcott

From Alfred Lord Tennyson to Alice Oswald, Andrew Motion, in a feature for The Guardian, chooses his favorite recordings of poems read aloud by those who wrote them. You can hear and download all of the recordings at, and nominate your favorite in the article comments.

Among those listed is Derek Walcott.

You can access the full gallery and all of the recordings here:

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