James Berry

James Berry's poems celebrate the inner city life of Britain and the rural Caribbean. They draw on the language and speech rhythms of both cultures. James was awarded an OBE for services to poetry. He died in 2017.

Resources

Videos

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James Berry - Caribbean playground song

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James Berry - Isn't my name magical?

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James Berry - Jamaican Song

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James Berry - Night comes to soon

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James Berry - Seeing Granny