The Mouse’s Petition to Dr. Priestley

To listen to Robert Lapp’s recording of “The Mouse’s Petition to Dr. Priestly” by Anna Laetitia Barbauld, click on the media link below. (The reading was broadcast on the CBC New Brunswick radio program Shift on March 18, 2019.)


Robert Lapp is a professor of English at Mount Allison University in Sackville, N.B.

I recorded, edited and produced his readings.

You can hear him read a new poem every Monday on CBC Radio’s Shift in New Brunswick between 4:15 and 4:30 p.m.

Shift is broadcast in Sackville at 105.7 FM, in Moncton at 106.1 FM, in Saint John at 93.1 FM and in Fredericton at 99.5 FM.