The Essay - The Feast of Language - 1. Seamus Heaney
Michigan-based undertaker and poet Thomas Lynch discusses the work of Seamus Heaney, who died in August 2013, and describes how his writing has nourished him.
Poet Thomas Lynch looks to the work of the Irish poet and Nobel Prize-winner Seamus Heaney, whose death at the age of 74, was announced today. Lynch describes how Heaney's writing has nourished him and offers a warm appreciation of Heaney's poetic gifts.
First broadcast in May 2011.