Yeats Family

10 Things You Didn't Know About WB Yeats

We’ve found out some things you may not have known about WB.
Yeats Grave

Yeats Day Sligo Programme Launch

Four-day festival to take place in various venues throughout Sligo this June
Leonard Cohen

Tower Of Song: From Leonard Cohen To Arcade Fire And Beyond - Yeats' Influence On Modern Music

The finest verse, according to W.B. Yeats was one which filled the reader with the urge to read it out loud. Inspired by the oral tradition of the ancient…

The Poetry and Philosophy of W.B. Yeats by Professor William Irwin Thompson

Listen to US cultural historian and poet, Professor William Irwin Thompson's lecture on “The Poetry and Philosophy of W.B. Yeats”

Yeats in the University of Qatar

Qatar University students translate "Aedh wishes for the Cloths of Heaven"
Mabel Chah

Mabel Chah does Yeats at 1 in Hargadons, Chah-Style

Part of the Yeats 2015 daily lunchtime reading at Hargadons, Sligo
Classiebawn

Yeats County Tour, Route 2: From the hills above Glencar to under bare Ben Bulben’s head

From the hills above Glencar to under bare Ben Bulben’s head: join us for Part 2 of our tour of Yeats Country.
Sligo Route 1

Yeats County Tour, Route 1: From Humming Sea to Lake Water Lapping

From Humming Sea to Lake Water Lapping: join us for a tour of the landscape that inspired W.B. Yeats with Sligo-based writer Kate Winter.

Yeats Scholarship Launched by UL on St Patrick’s Day

The University of Limerick has established a W. B. Yeats Scholarship with the University of São Paulo in Brazil (USP) as the latest initiative of a Memorandum…