Jeremy Corbyn is right: poetry can change the world

“Poets are the un­acknowledged legislators of the world”- Percy Bysshe Shelley

In today’s i newspaper Ledbury Poetry Festival poet in residence Fiona Sampson examines the political power of poetry, in times of austerity, political change and ahead of the 21st Ledbury Poetry Festival, the UK’s biggest poetry festival, which runs from 30 June – 9 July 2017. 

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