The Chimney Sweeper

Robert Lapp’s readings of “The Chimney Sweeper” by William Blake from The Songs of Innocence and The Songs of Experience were broadcast on CBC Radio on April 16, 2018. To listen to the readings, click on the media player.


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.