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Heaney, Seamus Justin (poet, playright and translator)



  • Existence: 1939-04-13 - 2013-08-30

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


John. M. Malone Memorial Lectures, 1972 - 1988

Reference Code: GBR/1058/COL/11/13/Malone/2
Scope and Contents

Printed copies of the John M. Malone Memorial Lectures, produced as a collectable set. Also includes details about the origins of the series and reflections on the series. Lectures were given by Malcolm Skilbeck, Seamus Heaney, Maurice Hayes, Hugh Sockett, Stewart Parker and David Hammond. Also includes a piece by Malone, written in 1972 and published as part of this set.

Dates: 1972 - 1988

Seamus Heaney, 1968-2010 and undated

Reference Code: GBR/1058/COO/1
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The collection consists of correspondence, poetry and prose received by Barrie Cooke and original artwork produced by him. The principal correspondents are Seamus Heaney, Ted Hughes, Jean Valentine and John Montage, and their letters along with their poetry and prose are to be found in the archive. There is also a large series of correspondence from poets and artists resident in Ireland, the United Kingdom and America, often consisting of just 1 or 2 letters from each correspondent but...
Dates: 1968-2010 and undated
Conditions Governing Access: The Seamus Heaney material is open for consultation but photographs may not be taken without the permission of the Seamus Heaney Estate. Those wishing to publish any material that is the copyright of the Seamus Heaney Estate should seek permission from the Estate prior to publication. The Archivist can provide further information and contact details for the Estate.

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