Poetry Day Ireland: Opened Ground

American poets reflecting on Irish poems

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 4:00 pm
Virtual Reading

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"Vowels ploughed into other, opened ground,
Each verse returning like the plough turned round."

Seamus Heaney "Glanmore Sonnets"

For Poetry Day Ireland 2022, poets from across the U.S. will read their favorite Irish verses in celebration of the reach and impact of Irish poetry, curated and led by OB Hardison poetry coordinator, Teri Cross Davis.

With readings from poets Jennifer Chang, Charif Shanahan, Beth Ann Fennelly, and Francisco Aragón.


In partnership with the Solas Nua and Poetry Ireland.