Corinium Poetry

Three poems written by Dan Simpson for our Food For Thought exhibition. The exhibition explores food in Roman Britain and the wider Roman world and is a partnership between the British Museum, Roman archaeologists from UK Universities and the Corinium Museum.

Dan Simpson is a spoken word poet and writer. He was Canterbury Laureate 2013-14, and is currently Poet in Residence at Canterbury’s Roman Museum.

Corinium Cockerel 


Eternal Dog of the Hunting Cup


Prayer to Bacchus


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Not just Dormice – Food For Thought

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