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Yeats2015 at Borris House Festival of Writing and Ideas

June 5, 2015

Borris House Festival of Writing and Ideas on Friday June 5th

Historian Roy Foster opens the festival with a keynote on WB Yeats, interweaving a series of readings by special guests such as Aoife Duffin (Girl is a Half Formed Thing, Fear of Flying, What Richard Did), Ian KellyHarry Potter and the Deathly Hallows), Flora Montgomery (Quirke, Goldfish Memory, When Brendan Met Trudy), and Dylan Haskins (‘Other Voices’ broadcaster and ‘Soundings’ presenter).

Readings of the most of the following will be heard:  Innisfree, No Second Troy, September 1913, Leda and the Swan, The Spur, Fiddler of Dooney, Wild Swans at Coole,  Sixteen Dead Men,  Crazy Jane Talks with the Bishop, Red Hanrahan’s song,  A Bronze Head,  The Choice, Sailing to Byzantium, Cloths of Heaven,  After Long Silence, The Second Coming,  Those Images, Meru,  Circus Animals Desertion.

This event takes place at the  NEXT WEEK.

Tickets €12.50 here http://festivalofwritingandideas.com/events/78/yeats2015-roy-foster/

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June 5, 2015
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June 5, 2015
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