War Poetry & Images of World War 1

Day:
Sunday
Date:
02/03/2014
Start:
15:00
End:
16:00
Event type:
Special Events
Location:
Lecture Theatre
Admission:
Free

Sir William Orpen

Complementing the Study Day ‘War Artists’ (held on Saturday March 1) this Poetry Reading focuses on works produced during, and in the aftermath of, World War I, a period which reflected an era of radical change in art, culture, and history.

3pm: Introduction 
By Tony Curtis, Poet.

3.10pm: A Reading of War Poetry with images of World War 1.
With Blake Morrison, Poet, Author, Journalist, and Professor of Creative Writing, Goldsmiths University, London.

3.50pm: Conclusion
Maureen Kennelly, Director, Poetry Ireland.

This event is free, no booking necessary. In association with Poetry Ireland.

Poetry Ireland

Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht