Why Yeats?

Spoken Word

Why Yeats


Genre: Spoken Word: Educational

Students, faculty, and staff from the 2007 Yeats International Summer School explain why W B Yeats is important to them in this edited interesting sound collage of voluntary candid interviews. (18:50)

Why is W B Yeats still a creative force in the world over seventy years after his death? Hear their reasons in their own words. You'll listen to people from all over the world explain their passion for the work of this unique arch-poet. The replies are mostly in English with some Irish, Italian, Greek, Japanese, Hindi, Afrikaans, etc. Catch the excitement!


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