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I.vi.15. Manuscript draft of a script, for a radio broadcast, concerning the poetry collection 'North',

June 1975.

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Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Summary:Heaney's draft reflects on influences of Viking culture in Ireland and how Scandinavian literature informed his collection 'North'. The poems 'Funeral Rites', 'Grauballe Man', 'Punishment' and 'Acts of Union' are all discussed.
In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Format: MANUSCRIPT
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Notes:Pages numbered 1 to 4. At head of page 1 is 'Broadcast of Norse Poems: 6th June 1975'.

Department of Manuscripts, National Library of Ireland. There are additional Seamus Heaney manuscripts held in the Department of Manuscripts (MS 41,932/1-3). This consists of manuscript and typescript drafts of the poem 'Sweeney Astray', with additional notes on early Irish poetry;

Physical description: 4 pages.

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I.vi.15. Manuscript draft of a script, for a radio broadcast, concerning the poetry collection 'North',

June 1975.
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In Collection: Seamus Heaney Literary Papers, 1963-2010
Description:Heaney's draft reflects on influences of Viking culture in Ireland and how Scandinavian literature informed his collection 'North'. The poems 'Funeral Rites', 'Grauballe Man', 'Punishment' and 'Acts of Union' are all discussed.
Main Creator: Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013
Extent:4 pages.
Format:Manuscript
Call Number: MS 49,493/46 (Manuscripts Reading Room)
Rights:Subject to the provisions of the Copyright Act 2000, the papers in this collection are in copyright. It is necessary to obtain the express permission of the copyright owner before reproducing any material from this collection.