Keith Bosley read French at the University of Reading; he also attended the Universities of Paris and Caen. For 30 years he worked for the BBC, mainly as an announcer on the World Service. He published about 27 books: three are collections of his poems; the rest are translations of poetry, including a Penguin Mallarmé, Pessoa and an anthology of German love poetry. Much of his translation work was from Finnish, including the Kalevala, the Kanteletar (folk lyrics and ballads) and anthologies of Finnish and Finno-Ugrian language poetry. He was a Knight First Class of the Order of the White Rose of Finland.
- Titles read by Keith Bosley
- The Kalevala (unabridged)