The current Professor of Poetry is Professor Simon Armitage, who was elected in June 2015. Lectures given by Professor Simon Armitage are available here.
He will be giving one lecture each term for the four years of his tenure; this term the lecture was on the theme 'Access all areas: Poetry and the Underworld' and you can listen to this lecture again here.
The Hilary Term Professor of Poetry lecture will take place on Wednesday 8th March 2017 at 5.30pm, and is entitled: We Need To Talk About Robert: Bob Dylan and the Nobel Prize for Literature.
The Trinity Term lecture will be on Tuesday 16th May 2017. Both lectures will take place in Examination Schools, High Street, Oxford.
To listen to previous Professor of Poetry lectures given by Professor Sir Geoffrey Hill, please click here.