For overseas viewers and those who missed out, here is the ABC's tribute to John. With thanks to the team who put it together. Enjoy.
Originally aired on the ABC 17/04/2017
Clive James and John Clarke were recorded in conversation on the topic of the poetry of W.H. Auden at the Melbourne Writers Festival on August 25th 2007. Here is the recording of that conversation.
Poems read are:
Taller Today, we remember similar evenings (1928)
Letter to Lord Byron (1937)
September 1 1939 (1939)
Musée des Beaux Arts (1938)
In Memory of W.B. Yeats (1939)
Recorded and broadcast by ABC Radio.