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#Seamus Heaney

# seamus-heaney - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

PHOTOS: President and pals prepare for Patrick's Day broadcast The Gathering This post contains images

PHOTOS: President and pals prepare for Patrick's Day broadcast

The Script, Bono, Christy Moore and Seamus Heaney will be among the artists performing on ‘Glaoch’ on March 17.

# seamus-heaney - Thursday 17 January, 2013

UCC pays big price for a great book

The Great Book of Ireland (Leabhar Mór na hÉireann) has been bought by the college for $1 million.

# seamus-heaney - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Videos: Tributes to the late poet Dennis O'Driscoll Death This post contains videos

Videos: Tributes to the late poet Dennis O'Driscoll

The 58-year-old died suddenly on Christmas Eve.

# seamus-heaney - Sunday 23 September, 2012

Orla Tinsley: Honesty about death and purpose in life

The Seamus Heaney poem ‘Mid-term Break’ always resonated with cystic fibrosis rights campaigner Orla Tinsley – and made her realise that life, though fragile, can be “calculated and powerful”.

# seamus-heaney - Monday 11 June, 2012

# seamus-heaney - Friday 8 June, 2012

'Worst day ever': Leaving Cert students react to English Paper Two Leaving Cert 2012 This post contains images

'Worst day ever': Leaving Cert students react to English Paper Two

Some people weren’t too happy about the examiners’ choices. Here’s how they reacted on Twitter.

# seamus-heaney - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

Seámus Heaney donates literary treasure trove to National Library Seamus Heaney This post contains videos

Seámus Heaney donates literary treasure trove to National Library

The Nobel laureate has given a lifetime of literary papers, including early drafts of poems, notebooks and corrections.

# seamus-heaney - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Seamus Heaney honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award

The Bord Gáis Irish Book Awards have announced this year’s winners…

# seamus-heaney - Friday 11 November, 2011

Presidential poems: will Michael D quote himself during inauguration speech? Presidential Poems This post contains videos

Presidential poems: will Michael D quote himself during inauguration speech?

Or will he follow in the footsteps of his American counterparts and invite another poet to the stage?

# seamus-heaney - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Seamus Heaney to get lifetime award as Irish Book Awards shortlist released

The Nobel laureate will be honoured at the Bord Gáis Irish Book Awards 2011.

# seamus-heaney - Friday 27 May, 2011

Poll: Who would get your vote as next President of Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who would get your vote as next President of Ireland?

Up to ten names have now been mentioned in connection with the presidency. We want to know which of these ten – some who’ve already declared an interest and a few who’ve shown none at all – would be mostly likely to get your vote at this stage.