Remembering Seamus Heaney

Remembering Seamus Heaney

A compilation of our special weekend of programming remembering the life and work of Seamus Heaney. We visit many of the places which played a key role in informing his work. Includes archive radio broadcasts by the poet, as well as new interviews with one of his brothers and the blacksmith about whom Heaney wrote The Forge.

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  • 22 Nov 13 Remembering Seamus Heaney

    Fri, 22 Nov 13

    57 mins

    The life and poetry of Seamus Heaney remembered in a series of broadcasts, which visit the people and places that inspired his verse and which feature a wealth of archive recordings of Heaney reading and discussing his work.

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    Wed, 13 Nov 13

    1 min

    Welcome to this new download from the BBC. The podcast should appear next week. For more information go to BBC.CO.UK/Podcasts

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