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The Poet Laureate and National Poets Event – Sligo

June 13, 2015 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm

- €15
Poet Laureates

One of the Yeats Day highlights, this event features Chair of Irish Poetry, Paula Meehan; Poet Laureate of England, Carol Ann Duffy; the National Poet of Wales, Gillian Clarke; the National Poet of Scotland, Liz Lochhead; the London Laureate, Aisling Fahey and Northern Irish Poet , Sinead Morrissey in the presence of President Michael D. Higgin’s, patron of Yeats 2015.

The evening will also feature young musicians and poets, a guest reading by award winning Sligo based poet Paul McMahon and a special music performance by Mary MacPartlan, Aidan Brennan and celebrated harpist Seana Davey

Book tickets online via the Hawkswell Theatre website

For more info on Yeats Day visit the Yeats Day website or follow #YeatsDay.

Event kindly sponsored by the British Council

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Knocknarea Arena
IT Sligo
Sligo, Ireland
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