Talk: 'Someday I will go to Aarhus': Seamus Heaney and the Bog People

Thursday 22 July,  1pm

Speaker: Lisa Flanagan, NLI

For Christmas 1969 Seamus Heaney’s present to himself was a copy of P.V. Glob's 'The Bog People' and the minute he opened it he ''knew there was going to be yield from it.''
Join us for this free talk exploring poems like ‘Bogland’, ‘The Tollund Man’ and ‘Punishment’ to uncover how the ‘Bog People’ have featured in his work throughout the years.

Platform: Zoom
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NLI Reference: CLON55
NLI Reference: CLON55
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