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Thomas Chatterton: The Myth of the Doomed Poet

Synopsis
Poet Michael Symmons Roberts and Queen guitarist Brian May explore 18th-century poet Thomas Chatterton, whose early death epitomises the image of the "tortured genius".
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2015
Subjects
English language and literature
Keywords
poetry; Romantic movement; Chatterton, Thomas

Credits

Contributor
Brian May; Michael Symmons

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