'Giving something back to the landscape, whether it wanted it or not' - Simon Armitage on the Stanza Stones

Originally the plan was for one, enormous Stanza Stone  - a kind of “poetic Mount Rushmore, that you could see from the moon” – but there wasn’t the budget for it, Simon Armitage told the audience at Winchester poetry festival.

He was there with letter carver Pip Hall to discuss and explain the reasoning and practicalities of a project which led to the creation of the 47-mile Stanza Stones Trai...

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