Language Under Stress (Rowan Williams & Fiona Sampson)

Filed under: Fiction

Rowan Williams and Fiona Sampson discuss the types of pressure at work in poetic and religious language

The Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams and the award-winning poet Fiona Sampson discuss poetic and religious language, both of which operate outside the usual conventions of description or analysis. Together, they consider the different kind of ‘pressure’ at work in these two modes.

Recorded on: June 23, 2012