Carlos Museum of Emory University Yeats Celebration

June 13th of 2015 marked the 150th anniversary of the birthday of W.B. Yeats. In honor of that occasion, the Yeats Foundation and the Irish Consulate…

"The Cat and the Moon" at Kobe Gakuin University, Japan

World premiere of a Kyogen performance of “The Cat and the Moon”, translated by Professor Tetsuro Sano, Kobe Gakuin 10 November. Professional kyogen…

‘SQUARE MOON’ on Lake Isle of Innisfree 25th November 2015

The winning design of Yeats2015 International Architecture Competition, inspired by WB Yeats’ poem ‘The Lake Isle of Innisfree’, is to alight on…

A Yeats poetry collection dating from 1895

The paper parchment boards are pictorially gilt and an angel graces the cover Typifying the Arts and Crafts Movement is this first edition of…

'Dance Like a Wave of the Sea' WB Yeats in Shanghai

A Yeats2015 exhibition commenced On the Metro in Shanghai, running from 31 October-18 December organised by the Consul General in partnership with the…

Japan for Sligo via W.B. Yeats and Ernest Fenollosa

Embassy of Japan in Ireland Yeats Foundation   04  November 2015 Japan for Sligo via W.B. Yeats and Ernest Fenollosa With the support…

Crater on the planet Mercury named after WB Yeats

Did you know that in 1976 a crater on planet Mercury was named after the poet WB Yeats? According to Wikipedia, Yeats is an impact crater on the planet…

The Magic Within: Yeats Amongst Schoolchildren as part of Yeats2015

The Magic Within, a key publication as part of Yeats2015, was launched today, Tuesday 29th September, by Minister Jan O Sullivan, TD, in Leinster House.…

The Yeats Family with Clare O'Gara - The Model Lecture Series

To celebrate Yeats2015, The Model hosts a special lecture series once a month which will explore the life and work of the Yeats family. The starting point…