'Poetry should have bite and snarl, but it's better for joy and sadness than it is anger': Write Out Loud interviews Luke Wright

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Energetic performance poet and broadcaster Luke Wright has a new show out – and he’s still touring with his old one, too. He will be performing his new production, What I Learned from Johnny Bevan, at the Roundhouse in London next week. In an interview with Greg Freeman he talks about the new show’s political backdrop; his fondness for John Betjeman and “simple poems that get you in the gut”; why so many people love John Coope...

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