Tag: Philip Larkin


A Short Analysis of Philip Larkin’s ‘Here’

A reading of Larkin’s classic Hull poem Philip Larkin (1922-85) completed his poem ‘Here’ in October 1961, and it was included (as the opening poem) in his 1964 collection The Whitsun Weddings. The poem describes and, in its distinctively Larkinesque way, celebrates the city of Hull, where Larkin had been […]