Tag Archives: Seamus Heaney

Seeing Things and Celebrating Friendships in the Poetry of Seamus Heaney

Seeing Things and Celebrating Friendships in the Poetry of Seamus Heaney is a Burns Library Exhibit, now on display in the Margaret Ford Tower. This exhibit is available for viewing whenever the Burns Library is open from February 14 – March … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Seamus Heaney

On Friday, August 30th, 2013, we were saddened to hear of the passing of Irish poet Seamus Heaney.  Heaney was the eldest child of nine born to a farming family in County Derry, Northern Ireland. He won a scholarship to … Continue reading

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Reading Room Log: Honoring the Humanities

With the Boston College Arts Festival set to begin this Thursday, April 26th, the Burns Library is celebrating the humanities with a new set of images on Flickr.  We honor the great tradition of humanities lectures and explorations during the history of … Continue reading

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