Yew Tree Farm in the Lake District in Cumbria. The Farm House (c. is one of the most photographed farms in the North as it was owned by Beatrix Potter in the & still retains most of her furnishings & original decor.
Keats is often seen as a purely sensual poet, isolated from the social and political concerns of his day. Andrew Motion challenges this view, exploring how Keats translated political, philosophical and medical questions into physical, immediate language.
In this series, a contemporary poet selects and introduces a poet of the past. By their choice of poems and by the personal and critical reactions they express in their prefaces, the editors offer insights into their own work as well as providing an ac