To commemorate the tenth anniversary of the death of Seamus
Heaney, HomePlace has invited ten poets from across Ireland and the UK to read
from their work and talk about the influence Heaney has had on their writing
and on poetry in general.
From Sligo to Scotland and Belfast to Wales, these poets are
all celebrating the continued power of poetry through their award-winning work while
highlighting the value of poetry in our society.
Join us for two wonderful afternoons to celebrate the
current poetic landscape, the influence of Seamus Heaney and his ongoing
2pm Alice Lyons
2.40pm Niall Campbell
4pm Martin Dyar
2pm Sarah Clancy
3.20pm Rachel Coventry
4pm Nandi Jola
4.40pm Owen Sheers