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The Canadian Poetry Audio Archives

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Poetry Database

The Poetry Database can be searched by:

  • Keywords:
  • Name of Poet (surname, name):
  • Poem Title:
  • Type of File:
    • All File Types
    • Image
    • Text
    • Sound Recording
  • Official Language:
  • Theme:
    • Pre-Confederation Poets
    • Poets from 1867 to 1899
    • Early 20th-Century Poets
    • Poets Between the World Wars
    • Poets from 1940 to 1970
    • Contemporary Poets

Although the interface for The Canadian Poetry Audio Archives is bilingual, poetry transcripts, audio recordings and poem titles appear in their original language only. Transcripts are provided for all audio recordings.