History - World Wars: World War One Trench Virtual Tour
Take a virtual tour of a World War One (WW1) trench and experience the conditions under which the soldiers fought and lived.
Sean Bean reads Wilfred Owen's Anthem for Doomed Youth
Anthem For Doomed Youth What passing-bells for these who die as cattle? Only the monstrous anger of the guns. Only the stuttering rifles' rapid rattle Can pa...
10 Famous Poems Recited by Famous Actors
Recently, I stumbled across a video of Jake Gyllenhaal reading Wilfred Owen's Dulce Et Decorum Est, a poem that is about how war is in no way glamorous.
Dulce et Decorum Est (Footage from the Battle of the Somme)
A short video using scenes from the actual footage from the Battle of the Somme set to the famous poem by Wilfred Owen - Dulce et Decorum Est.
Anthem for Doomed Youth: War Poetry Powerpoint
This is a nice powerpoint which explains all the main features of one of Wilfred Owen’s most famous poems Anthem for Doomed Youth . Enjoy!
WW1: Has poetry distorted our view of the war?
Ian McMillan reads and analyses Wilfred Owen’s poem Dulce et Decorum Est, and asks: do we misunderstand WW1 because we focus on poems like Owen's?