Seamus Heaney HomePlace: A Nobel Celebration

Seamus Heaney HomePlace, the literary centre which celebrates the poet’s life and work, is staging a virtual event to mark the 25th anniversary of the award of the Nobel Prize in Literature to Seamus Heaney. The event which will be held on 11 December will be opened by actor Ciarán Hinds with a specially recorded reading of ‘Digging’. The occasion will include a discussion ‘Heaney and the Nobel’ with Dr Rosie Lavan and Roy Foster, and Lisa Hannigan will introduce her recording of Seamus Heaney’s ‘Anahorish’. For more information and to purchase tickets visit the Seamus Heaney HomePlace website.