Tag Archives: Literature

Step into the Seamus Heaney Experience

Posted on by Sarah S

Northern Ireland is home to many a literary legend, but perhaps none more legendary than the Nobel Laureate, Seamus Heaney. This autumn, step into the Seamus Heaney experience and explore his beloved home place, Bellaghy. Discover the life and literature, and the faces and places that inspired Northern Ireland’s most famous son. Seamus Heaney HomePlace On [...]

Northern Ireland’s Literary Legends and Landscapes

Posted on by Carla

The cities and landscapes of Northern Ireland have been the inspiration for many truly great poets, playwrights and novelists over the years. Learn to love them more with a short break in the literary landscapes of the region’s greatest writers. Explore the history and heritage of John Hewitt’s Belfast John Hewitt paved the way for the [...]

Celebrate literary great Samuel Beckett at the Happy Days Enniskillen International Beckett Festival

Posted on by marie-therese

The wait is almost over and nearly every corner of the island town of Enniskillen, County Fermanagh is set to play host to international performers, writers, actors and musicians to celebrate the literary great Nobel Prize winner for Literature Samuel Beckett at the Happy Days Enniskillen International Beckett Festival. Born in 1906, Samuel Beckett is probably best [...]