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War poems read at the Imperial War Museum

War poems read at the Imperial War Museum
News report; Interview; Poetry
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12 Apr 1995
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Jason Kaye reports on readings at the Imperial War Museum of Second World War poetry written by ordinary people from a compilation put together by the Oasis group, The Voice of War. Includes excerpt of Oh What A Lovely War, film featuring Dirk Bogarde; readings by Dirk Bogarde; former Conservative MP, Enoch Powell; Barry Humphries; model maker of German towns Mary E. Harrison (reads her poem); Lord Healey (Denis Healy), also interviewed; interview with Victor Selwyn, Oasis group. Also band music.
Denis Healey; Barry Humphries; Enoch Powell; Jason Kaye; Dirk Bogarde; Victor Selwyn; Mary E. Harrison
Books; Films; Second World War (1939-1945); Poetry; Imperial War Museum; War poetry; The Voice of War; Oh What A Lovely War

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