In Praise of WB Yeats
Sun 16 Aug 11:00am – 12:00pm
Royal Bank of Scotland Garden Theatre
It’s 150 years since the birth of W B Yeats, but the great poet’s ideas still resonate powerfully around the world. Today we welcome two poets to share verse by Yeats as well as new poems inspired by his ideas: Scot Robert Crawford and Paula Meehan from Ireland. They are joined by the Irish Ambassador to the UK, Dan Mulhall, a lifelong scholar of Yeats and a passionate advocate for his work.