by Wilfred Owen
Strange Meeting Resources
While this might not be the coolest club in town, for Wilfred Owen fans the Wilfred Owen Association is your pass to anything and everything Owen.
The Poetry Foundation is a trusted source of biographical info as well as links to good sources. Essay writers, take note.
The BBC infuses a little drama into this short biographical vid of Wilfred Owen.
This short biographical video gives us the low-down on what Owen went through in battle.
Take a walk through Owen's birthplace and childhood home, and learn a little history about him and his fam.
Here's a Yale lecture on Modern War poetry that hits on some of Owen's work and other famous war poets.
Hear a dramatic reading of "Strange Meeting."
Dramatic reading of "Strange Meeting." Too dramatic? You decide.
Not that this matters at all, but Wilfred Owen was kind of a looker.
Here's Willy in his British Army getup.
Articles and Interviews
The Telegraph talks about why Owen was basically the bomb and everybody—from soldiers, schoolboys, and poets alike—loves him.
Influential English poet James Fenton talks about some of Owen's poetic influencers.
You don't need to be worried about crowding your bookshelf if you want to add some of Owen's poems to your collection. This 192-page book is the whole shebang.
For all of you biography buffs out there, here's the skinny of the life and work of Wilfred Owen.
Movies & TV
Well, maybe he didn't quite reach Brad Pitt status, but this movie made in 1989 (well after his death) features tons of his poetry.
This 2007 film tells the story of Owen the soldier and poet, and his quest to tell the truth.