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William Butler Yeats

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John Singer Sargent Blockbuster For National Portrait Gallery This February
ArtLyst
... in the development of his career after it was praised in the 1879 Paris Salon; his charcoal drawing of the celebrated poet William Butler Yeats (1908); and three of his greatest theatrical portraits painted between 1889 and 1890: Ellen Terry as ...

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Ireland's greatest and brightest – the nation's Nobel laureates
IrishCentral
William Butler Yeats, born in Dublin, was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature. In 1923 he became the first Irishman to be honored with the Nobel Prize. The committee described his work as "inspired poetry, which in ...

1923 Nobel Prize Literature Winner William Butler Yeats News

Letters: Jesus, hunters, Obama
Great Falls Tribune
After all, there must be something in the New Testament about the value of competition to guarantee that only the fittest should survive because Jesus wouldn't be a flip-flopper. William Butler Yeats' poem, “The Second Coming,” asks this question: “And ...

1923 Nobel Prize Literature Winner William Butler Yeats News

Modern War: What Hath Technology Wrought?
Fair Observer
William Butler Yeats said it best: “Turning and turning in the widening gyre/ The falcon cannot hear the falconer; / Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold.” And then, finally, there is the constant imperative that if we have it, we will use it ...

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