Video: Listening to Bishop and Gunn

Colm Tóibín

Colm Tóibín unpacks the work of Elizabeth Bishop and Thom Gunn, and the relationship between the poets, with help from recordings from the archive of 92nd Street Y in New York.

Read Colm Tóibín on Elizabeth Bishop and Thom Gunn in the LRB:

On Not Being Sylvia Plath: Thom Gunn on the Move · 13 September 2018

Follow-the-Leader: Bishop v. Lowell · 14 May 2009

Like Learning to Swim in Early Middle Age · 20 April 1995

The South · 4 August 1994

You can find all of Colm Tóibín’s LRB pieces HERE.