AGNI poet Seamus Heaney wrote some of the most revered poems of his time and published them in twelve collections, from 1966’s Death of a Naturalist to 2010’s Human Chain. He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1995. A former Boylston Professor of Rhetoric and Oratory at Harvard University, he lived in Dublin, Ireland, until his death in August 2013. His association with AGNI spanned three decades.
Order AGNI’s limited-edition broadside of “Saw Music,” first published in AGNI 61 as part of the triptych “Out of This World” and later reprinted in his acclaimed collection District and Circle.
AGNI has published the following work by Seamus Heaney:
|•Frank Bidart: A Salute|
|•from Beowulf (Grendel Attacks Hrothgar’s Hall)|
|•Out of This World|
|•Pit Stop near Castletown|
|•Place and Displacement: Reflections on Some Recent Poetry from Northern Ireland|
|•Shorts for Simic|
AGNI has published the following translation by Seamus Heaney:
|•The Two Mice by Aesop (from the Scots of Robert Henryson [1420-1505])|