'I was all hers as we peeled potatoes': Wonderful Women in Heaney's Poetry

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Friday, 6 January 2023

Event times:

13:00 - 14:00

Event price:

€0.00

About this event

Join in at Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again to mark Nollaig na mBan. Take a look at the tender poems honouring the special women in Heaney's life.

Seamus Heaney wrote affectionate poems for the most important women in his life, often creating a profound sense of nostalgia for his readers. From the warm poems for his Irish mammy to dedicatory verses for his beloved wife Marie, join Kathryn McCance, to mark Nollaig na mBan as she takes a special look at the tender poems honouring the formative female figures in Heaney's life.

This event will take place at Seamus Heaney: Listen Now Again.

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