Category: Metre and Memorisation

  • The Metre and Memorisation Project, funded by the Brigstow Institute at the University of Bristol, announces the awards from the the Bristol by Heart poetry recitation contest in collaboration with Poetry by Heart  The judges were much impressed by the range, enthusiasm, ambition and accomplishment of the different entries to the competition and would like… (read more)
  • Brigstow Institute Experimental Partnership “Metre and Memorisation” will be exploring different ways of learning poetry. What’s the best way to learn a poem? Is silent rote learning effective, or is it better to repeat things aloud, to visualise the poem’s content, or to move about when trying to memorise it? The research team are looking… (read more)