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Two Videos for November

Here are two new videos made by Joe Rosen.

The first is of me performing Hands, a poem about some of the things that my parents said that I can cherish and remember.

The next is a poem called Safe as Houses... I don't feel separate from today's migrants, no matter how people might perceive me.


Videos for the NHS

Here are two new videos for the NHS - one about all the people who work for the NHS and the other a parody of the kinds of things Jeremy Hunt has been saying . . .



Don't Mention The Children Videos

I have recorded some poems from my collection for adults, Don't Mention the Children, published by Smokestack Books. They were shot by Dan Clapton at a live gig at The Wanstead Tap and edited by Joseph Steele Rosen. View them all.



Other Videos

VideoA video made for my poem for the 60th birthday of the NHS.

Here are nine videos of me being interviewed a month after I became Laureate. It is all about such things as: writing poetry, getting published, why children like poetry, what is poetry...and so on.

A short video about my tour with the Scottish Book Trust in May 2008.

I Can’t Stand it Anymore.

Michael Rosen and Robin Finker: Cultures of Resistance at Marxism 2008 Festival.

Michael Rosen speaking at the launch of the ACA Manifesto for Children's Arts 2008. 

Michael Rosen performs ‘The Register’ at the Institut Francais, London, November 2006.

Michael Rosen at Apples & Snakes in Soho

School Children's Book Awards Video.

Michael Rosen introduces the Summer Reading Challenge, Team Reads.

Michael Rosen tells The Daily Politics that phonics are no substitute for teaching a love of reading.

Michael Rosen conducts a family workshop as part of Write to Ignite, Hackney Word Festival 2007.

Various videos on Teachers’ TV, including a 45 minute programme on phonics.



Here's an interview I did about the origins of children's literature for Radio 4's Open Book programme.

This is a Guardian podcast on multiculturalism, with Anushka Ravishankar and me.

A podcast for the Hay Festival 2008.





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