—from “Journey to Iceland,” W.H. Auden, Poetry, January 1937Wystan Hugh Auden was born on this day in 1907. In 1936 Auden traveled to Iceland with fellow poet Louis MacNeice. In 1937, Auden and MacNeice published Letters from Iceland, a travel book in prose and verse. Hear Auden read the poem excerpted above here.

—from “Journey to Iceland,” W.H. Auden, Poetry, January 1937

Wystan Hugh Auden was born on this day in 1907. In 1936 Auden traveled to Iceland with fellow poet Louis MacNeice. In 1937, Auden and MacNeice published Letters from Iceland, a travel book in prose and verse. Hear Auden read the poem excerpted above here.

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