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Episode 4

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 29 July 2007

Roger McGough presents a selection of listeners' requests. Stephen Rea and Fiona Shaw read poems by Irish authors, from WB Yeats to Seamus Heaney.

Where My Books Go by WB Yeats
From: The Oxford Book of Voctorian Verse
Publ: Oxford

Pangur Bán by anon translated by Robin Flower
From: The Rattle Bag anthology
Publ: faber

Swineherd by Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin
From: Modern Irish Poetry
Publ: Sphere Books Ltd

The Wild Swans at Coole by WB Yeats
From: The Collected Poems of W.B. Yeats
Publ: Palgrave

The Wayfarer by Padraic Pearse
From: The Oxford Book of Irish Verse
Publ: Oxford

Entirely by Louis MacNeice
From: Collected Poems
Publ: faber

Meeting Point by Louis MacNeice
From: Collected Poems
Publ: faber

Night by Moya Cannon
From: The Parchment Boat
Publ: Gallery Books

When You Are Old by WB Yeats
From: The Collected Poems
Publ: Palgrave

Shards by Moya Cannon
From: The Parchment Boat
Publ: Gallery Books

Sailing to Byzantium by WB Yeats
From: The Collected Poems
Publ: Palgrave

An Irish Childhood in England 1951 by Eavan Boland
From: Sixty Women Poets
Publ: Bloodaxe

Mother of the Groom by Seamus Heaney
From: Opened Ground
Publ: faber

My House by WB Yeats (from Meditations in Time of Civil War)
From: The Collected Poems
Publ: Palgrave

The Song of Wandering Aengus by WB Yeats
From: The Collected Poems
Publ: Palgrave

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