Contemporary adaptations of Andrew Marvell’s poem ‘To His Coy Mistress’ | The Power of Poetry

Two contemporary dramatisations of Marvell's poem, offering different interpretations. Contains depiction of sexual violence.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 5'16''
  • Broadcast year: 2010
Curriculum Connection
  • English Literature | Poetry | Andrew Marvell | To His Coy Mistress

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: The Power of Poetry