Derek Mahon, one of Ireland’s most noted contemporary poets, will read and discuss the poems that emerged from Irish poet Louis MacNeice’s (1907-1963) sojourn in America.
Readings & Conversations Archive
October 06, 1994
May 26, 1994
May 07, 1994
This seminar will consider how landscapes, objects, animals and other people, essentially unknown to us, are brought alive in poetry.
Presentations and group discussion.
May 05, 1994
April 23, 1994
This seminar will focus on how geography and culture impact on the metaphors, images and rhythms of the poetic voice.
April 21, 1994
April 06, 1994
March 24, 1994
A consideration of the Turkish poet's work, with a screening of excerpts from Substantial Films’ new documentary, Nazim Hikmet: Living is No Laughing Matter.