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New Yeats2015 Video Showcases Stunning Sligo

Today we launch a new video to mark the end of the hugely successful Yeats2015 celebrations.   Be prepared to be enchanted as WB Yeats recites ‘The…

The Sligo pub which hosted a daily Yeats reading for a year

Probably the most popular participant at Hargadons pub was Joanna Lumley Via The Irish Times More HERE Courtesy The Irish Times

Arabic translation of 'Aedh wishes for the Cloths of Heaven'

Qatar University students translate “Aedh wishes for the Cloths of Heaven” More HERE

Yeats2015: 15 poets read their favourite WB Yeats poems

Lagan Press have coupled with Poetry NI to ask fifteen poets to read their favourite WB Yeats, to help mark the 150 anniversary year of the poet's birth. As…

Gaelscoil Riabhach animation inspired by WB Yeats 'He wishes for the cloths of Heaven'

A stop-motion animation made by 4th and 5th class students of Gaelscoil Riabhach, Loughrea, Co. Galway, inspired by "He wishes for the cloths of Heaven".…

Toronto Bengalis Celebrate Tagore-Yeats Friendship

On the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of the renowned Nobel Laureate poet William Butler Yeats, Bangladeshi Novels (an website of Bangladeshi novels)…

Unique Lady Gregory Portrait Joins ‘Yeats & The West’ Collection

NUI Galway ‘Yeats & The West’ Exhibition continues with the addition of a recently acquired portrait of Lady Gregory in 1912 Thursday, 10 December,…

A Poem for You - Yeats2015 in China

The Embassy of Ireland in Beijing and A Poem for You celebrate Yeats2015 in China. A Poem for You is a well-resourced non-profit initiative to promote…

Yeats and the India Connection

  Last weekend, the Embassy of Ireland New Delhi was proud to mark #Yeats150 with a two-day celebration of his work here in New Delhi. Dr. Keith Hopper,…