Adrian Raftery reads Yeats

Adrian Raftery reads 'He wishes for the Cloths of Heaven'

In this poem WB Yeats' describes how he would love to spread beautifully decorated cloths of heaven made with golden, silver and dark light under his beloved’s…
WB Yeats

WB Yeats reads The Lake Isle of Innisfree

In this 1932 audio recording made specially for the 'wireless', Yeats recites one of his best-loved early poems, The Lake Isle of Innisfree. Hearing…

President Higgins reads Yeats

We are delighted to have President Michael D Higgins as patron of Yeats2015, not only as a lover of Yeats, but also as a lauded poet in his own right. President…