Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam
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A site curated for The Irish Literary Times in memory of Seamus Heaney
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Nobel Prize winning Irish poet Seamus Heaney dies

Nobel Prize winning Irish poet Seamus Heaney dies | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Fellow poet Robert Lowell described Heaney as the ‘most important Irish poet since Yeats’
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Seamus Heaney: A fitting home for a much-loved poet - BBC News

Seamus Heaney: A fitting home for a much-loved poet - BBC News | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
The son of the Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney shares his memories of his father and hails the new Dublin arts centre built in his honour.
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New café area nears completion at Seamus Heaney HomePlace | Derry Now

New café area nears completion at Seamus Heaney HomePlace | Derry Now | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
A new contemporary café is preparing to open its doors at Seamus Heaney HomePlace, Bellaghy.
Part of the £4.25M purpose-built arts and literary centre, the caf
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Currents & Contour Lines: Lisa Hannigan's a cappella arrangement of a Seamus Heaney poem

Currents & Contour Lines: Lisa Hannigan's a cappella arrangement of a Seamus Heaney poem | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Lisa Hannigan's new album At Swim  was recorded in New York and largely inspired by an extended stay in London. Instead of revelling i
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Time is running out to save Seamus Heaney's birthplace

Time is running out to save Seamus Heaney's birthplace | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
A campaign has been launched to protest against the planned dual carriageway which will rip through the late great Irish poet's birthplace.
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Bellaghy - Seamus Heaney's Homeplace, Open Country - BBC Radio 4

Bellaghy - Seamus Heaney's Homeplace, Open Country - BBC Radio 4 | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Hoylake: Green Belt and Greens
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Seamus Heaney on William Wordsworth’s One Big Truth

Seamus Heaney on William Wordsworth’s One Big Truth | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
As a child, William Wordsworth imagined he heard the moorlands breathing down his neck; he rowed in panic when he thought a cliff was pursuing him across
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'Do Not Be Afraid!' -- Seamus Heaney: An Appreciation

'Do Not Be Afraid!' -- Seamus Heaney: An Appreciation | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Seamus Heaney, considered by many to be the greatest Irish poet since William B. Yeats, texted his wife Marie a few hours before his death: “Do not be afraid!…
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Seamus Heaney to be commemorated with new arts centre - Apollo Magazine

Seamus Heaney to be commemorated with new arts centre - Apollo Magazine | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Renzo Piano called in to help with earthquake reconstruction efforts in central Italy and more
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Seamus Heaney: three years after death and still an inspiration

Seamus Heaney: three years after death and still an inspiration | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Seamus Heaney appreciators marked the third anniversary of the great poet’s death earlier this week by sharing their favourite pieces of verse on social media.
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Seamus Heaney’s Portrait of the Young Wordsworth

Seamus Heaney’s Portrait of the Young Wordsworth | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
If you've ever been curious about what Seamus Heaney thought of the young William Wordsworth and his development as a poet, well, LitHub is doing you a solid
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The South Bank Show Originals Melvyn Bragg looks back on his 1991 meeting with Seamus Heaney

The South Bank Show Originals Melvyn Bragg looks back on his 1991 meeting with Seamus Heaney | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Melvyn Bragg looks back on his 1991 meeting with Seamus Heaney, where they discussed the poet's childhood in Northern Ireland and its effect on his work. (S3, ep 11) Also in HD
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From Rory Gallagher to Frank O'Connor, City in song and verse - new anthology shows off the best of Cork writing

From Rory Gallagher to Frank O'Connor, City in song and verse - new anthology shows off the best of Cork writing | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
From Rory Gallagher to Frank O’Connor, there’s an eclectic mix in a new anthology of Cork writings, says Colette Sheridan

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Seamus Heaney - HomePlace takes inspiration from Death of a Naturalist this October

Seamus Heaney - HomePlace takes inspiration from Death of a Naturalist this October | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
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Seamus Heaney: No Kicks On Route A6

Seamus Heaney: No Kicks On Route A6 | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
I once spent a messy, dawn moment on the slopes of Dingle with Steve Cooney. The Australian guitarist had been initiated into the ways of Aboriginal mysteries and he explained some of the benefits between puffs on a roll-up. He said that he was able to experience the spirit and the energy force in the…
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Stephen Rea slams A6 upgrade plan near Seamus Heaney home as 'desecration' - BBC News

Stephen Rea slams A6 upgrade plan near Seamus Heaney home as 'desecration' - BBC News | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Leading Northern Ireland actor Stephen Rea says building a new road through the landscape that inspired Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney would be "desecration".
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Exclusive: Plans for new A6 road through ‘Heaney Country’ facing legal challenge

Exclusive: Plans for new A6 road through ‘Heaney Country’ facing legal challenge | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
A legal challenge will be launched this week over the route of the new A6 dual carriageway through ‘Heaney Country’, the Mail has learned.
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Marie Heaney: ‘I had a very public grief’

Marie Heaney: ‘I had a very public grief’ | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Three years after her husband’s death, the writer is ‘beginning to feel like myself again’
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Nobel Laureate’s supporters petition against road through land of his birth

Nobel Laureate’s supporters petition against road through land of his birth | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
An online petition which claims that plans to build a dual carriageway through the land of Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney’s birth will “annihilate” the area has gathered nearly 300 signatures.
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Seamus Heaney exhibition to draw 120,000 visitors

Seamus Heaney exhibition to draw 120,000 visitors | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Up to 120,000 visitors a year are expected to attend a free exhibition of the late Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney’s original manuscripts and unpublished poems in one of Dublin’s most historic buildings.
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Dave Lordan reviews ‘Human Chain’ by Seamus Heaney

Dave Lordan reviews ‘Human Chain’ by Seamus Heaney | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
previously published in The Stinging Fly ‘… posterity is a vaudeville joke audible only to those with front-row seats…’ 2666, Roberto Bolano Human Chain is book of ghosts and goodbyes, a late masterpiece full of poignant...
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Ian Duhig on 'Ground Gives' - Seamus Heaney

RT @ianduhig: On the anniversary of Seamus Heaney's death, something I wrote about it then.
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Row over go-ahead for dual carriageway through landscape that inspired Heaney

Row over go-ahead for dual carriageway through landscape that inspired Heaney | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Late poet had expressed opposition to road over damage to environment
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Today marks 3rd anniversary of Seamus Heaney's death-Mark O'Flynn spoke to some of the people who knew and were inspired by him

Today marks 3rd anniversary of Seamus Heaney's death-Mark O'Flynn spoke to some of the people who knew and were inspired by him | Seamus Heaney - In Memoriam | Scoop.it
Mark O'Flynn spoke to some of the people who knew and were inspired by him
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