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A succinct introduction to Auden's life and work.
This dude has fans!
Not that Yale professors know more than Shmoop, but it's worth a shot.
A portion of a commemorative film about our poet, including some words from the author himself.
What do you think of this guy's interpretation?
Who knew it could work so well as lounge music?
Hang this man on your wall and you'll sleep like a rock.
Here's W.H. and his bud Christopher Isherwood in 1928.
You can read Auden's view of hell, paradise, and everything in between.
Movies & TV
A fun performance of Auden's poem "Funeral Blues" in the movie Four Weddings and a Funeral.