HOT AUTUMN NEWS: Lemn is still  Chancellor at University of Manchester. He’ll be there for six more years  His  New and Selected poems Gold From The Stone   will be launched at Edinburgh Festival in August 25th 2016.

Click on photo (on right) to hear his incredible Desert Island Discs. On July 1st lemns poem “Listening Post” will crown the national ceremony 100th anniversary of The Battle of The Somme

MORE NEWS: He will  present Ten Pieces for BBC Television at The Proms in The Royal Albert Hall this summer.  Lemn will help launch a new exhibition at The Graphene Institute in Manchester with a new poem. Don’t forget to visit his Landmarks. to see the work he does in poetry in public spaces. . And visit  Projects to see some of the incredible work he does.  He will be visiting Washington DC and Addis Ababa.

FREE STUFF: Interviews, speeches, radio plays, landmark poems, videos, monthly event listings, up-to-date blog, photographs, biography and poems to read. .

inspire Watch  the BBC documentary film on his life  Internal Flight”.

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Lemn is Patron of The Letterbox Club. He is founder of The Christmas Dinners.  If you would like to put on a christmas dinner for care leavers go ahead. Here is the how to guide.

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Lemn is Honorary Doctor of Letters, an MBE for services to literature, Associate Artist at Southbank Centre and a  Foundling Fellow.  Speak directly to Lemn through  his blog. For an even more intimate relationship get in touch with his Morning Tweets or follow or his micro blogging  on Facebook

Go to radio tab for a sample of his BBC radio documentaries including, The Last Poets,  Gil Scott-Heron, JB Priestley, WH Auden and many more.  Listen to  BBC radio’s  Great lives for Lemn on  Ethiopian Prince Alemayhu. Listen to  his BBC World Service documentary on  Bob Marley.