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Looking for the ‘Northlight’ : John Hewitt and the Literature of Linen with Frank Ferguson

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Date(s) - 05/07/2019
1:00 pm

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Throughout his adult life,  the poet , John Hewitt maintained a fascination with the work of poets who had a connection to the linen industry in Ulster. In this talk, Dr Frank Ferguson will trace the impact of the Rhyming Weavers on Hewitt’s work and suggest that their influence and example has far reaching consequences for literature and culture today. Presented in association with the John Hewitt Society.

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