THE DEATH OF A POET !

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”THE END OF ART IS PEACE !”
SEAMUS HEANEY BADE GOODBYE
ON 30 AUG,2013 !
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IRISH POET AND NOBEL LAUREATE,
SEAMUS HEANEY DIED ON FRIDAY !
Heaney died on friday at a
hospital in Dublin where he was
being treated for some
complications that were the
results of a stroke he had had in
2006.
American Poet n Critic, Robert
Lowell, once described Heaney as
‘THE GREATEST IRISH POET SINCE
W.B.YEATS’ !
The Uniqueness of Seamus
Heaney Was That He Was Both
Erudite n Easy : Kind of People’s
Poet !
Robert Frost and Ted Hughes
Were Two of Great Inspirations
for Seamus Heaney And Like
Them Heaney Too Had Been
Experimental In As Far As The
Idea of Poetry out of The Rural,
The Local Landscape viz. Farms,
Ferns, Valley n Valour etc. Is
Concerned!
Seamus Heaney Happened To Be
The Largest Selling Living Poet
During The Last 20yrs. !
He Won The Nobel For Literature
In 1995 and Joined The Ranks of
Other Superb Irish Authors –
Yeats, Beckett, JBShaw, . . .!
His Poetry Is Marked With A
High Sense of Lyricism And
The Themes Invariably
Touched Nature , Rural
Ambience, Human Life n Its
Supposed Continuance of
Struggle i.e. The Tiff Between
The Nature n The Mankind !
Seamus Heaney Had The Kind
of Popularity Rarely Dreamed
By A Poet !
He Remained As A Teacher At
Harvard, Queens’ University
and Professor of Poetry At
Oxford !
Seamus Heaney Published 13
Books of Poetry ,The Last One
Published in 2010, Is HUMAN
CHAIN and The First One ,
‘DEATH OF A NATURALIST’ in
1966!
His ‘DISTRICT AND CIRCLE’ Won
Him T.S. ELIOT PRIZE.
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MRITYUNJAY JHA
4F, ADARSH NAGAR
SAMASTIPUR
BIHAR
INDIA.
848101.
+91 9334411390.
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