Dylan Moran: on Writing Comedy

Dylan Moran, writing comedy

"I don't analyse it too much, otherwise I'd freeze up and fall over, like a fridge". Interviewed at the Edinburgh Festival, on BBC Radio 5 Live, this is sparkling, fascinating, honest talk on political power, the world, the universe and writing comedy. The interviewer, Nihal Arthanayake, talks to him about how he goes about writing …

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Poetry lives on

W B Yeats, W H Auden, memorial, poetry

W H Auden reads his poem about the death of W B Yeats (anniversary today) - not only the passing of the man, but the way poetry lives on in the world after the death of its writer. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNlS_Vbip_Q Interesting to bear in mind that we are listening to the spoken words of a poet who has been …