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Seamus Heaney

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Orcadian poet makes shortlist for prestigious literary prize

Herald Scotland
The Orkney native is nominated for the 25th Forward Poetry Prize, which are billed as a celebration of the best new poetry published in the British Isles with past winners including Thom Gunn, Seamus Heaney, Ted Hughes and Carol Ann Duffy. Mr Giles has ...

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Finding the roots of bigotry

Chicago Tribune
Maybe it's because I've just finished reading Seamus Heaney's posthumous translation of “Aeneid Book VI,” where Aeneas visits the Underworld, finds his deceased father and consults with him there. There's a scene where Aeneas is shown a sequence of ...

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Euro 2016 is a reward for Northern Ireland who have grown despite defeat to Poland

Telegraph.co.uk
It boasts not only of Rory McIlroy, George Best and Tony McCoy but Van Morrison, The Undertones and Seamus Heaney. Plainly this Euro 2016 adventure is partly about displaying the social and cultural potency of the six counties: to trace a line back to ...

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Book Review|'Aeneid Book VI,' by Seamus Heaney

New York Times
But no myth, perhaps, had a longer grip on Heaney's imagination than the reunion with the beloved dead represented by Aeneas' journey to the underworld in Book VI of Virgil's “Aeneid.” Poetry proposes that, by the power of language, we may achieve ...

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