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 Kelly ( Harry 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/
See Full Programme of Events HERE