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RIP Seamus Heaney, and Other News

August 30, 2013 | by


  • Seamus Heaney has died, at the age of seventy-four.
  • The Guardian brings us a number of his inimitable recordings.
  • The Nuyorican Poets Café celebrates its fortieth birthday.
  • In yet more poetry news: Alberto Rios is Arizona’s first poet laureate.


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