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Brendan Kennelly, b. 1936 (Recording III)

6.9915.00

Description

Track 1: The importance of local oral history. Recitation of Bryan McMahon’s ‘The Shannon Rangers’. Track 2: Life in rural Ireland. Track 3: The English Department at Trinity and his peers there. His involvement in the instigation of the Oscar Wilde School of Writing. Track 4: His poetic legacy, and recalling Kerry poet Paddy DruryTrack 5: The people of Ballylongford. Recitation of his poem ‘My Dark Fathers’, relating to the famine in Kerry. A discussion on the work of Kerry poet Bob Boland.

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Description

Track 1: The importance of local oral history. Recitation of Bryan McMahon’s ‘The Shannon Rangers’. Track 2: Life in rural Ireland. Track 3: The English Department at Trinity and his peers there. His involvement in the instigation of the Oscar Wilde School of Writing. Track 4: His poetic legacy, and recalling Kerry poet Paddy DruryTrack 5: The people of Ballylongford. Recitation of his poem ‘My Dark Fathers’, relating to the famine in Kerry. A discussion on the work of Kerry poet Bob Boland.

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Type:

Disk, MP3

Audio series:

Trinity College, Dublin, Collection

Bitrate:

160

Download time limit:

48 hours

File size(s):

6.83 MB, 9.69 MB, 15.44 MB, 1.78 MB, 22.17 MB

Number of files:

5

Product ID:

CDTCD01-10

Subject:

Fellow Emeritus, Professor of Modern Literature

Recorded by:

Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore

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