WWII: 100 Years On‘War poetry was used to recruit people to go to war’.

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November 11th marks 100 years since fighting ended in “the war to end all wars”. Poet Jane Clarke joined Sean Rocks on Arena to talk about how war poetry found its roots and how it is remembered today. “It was really about 2 years into the war when you can see this enormous shift from praising the heroic to looking at how …