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Ten O'Clock News; Seamus Heaney

05/18/1982

Poet Seamus Heaney readings his poems at Grolier Book Shop, with introductions to each poem, and banter before and in between readings. The poems read are, "Digging" "Follower" "What ever you say, say nothing" "Oysters" and "The Guttural Muse".


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Seamus Heaney

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:19:59

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Oral interpretation of poetry
Poetry
Poets
Heaney, Seamus, 1939-
Locations
Harvard Square (Cambridge, Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Lydon, Christopher (Reporter)
Heaney, Seamus, 1939- (Interviewee)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Seamus Heaney,” 05/18/1982, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_12E4AEED4CD540CF81A68E3B0C6FE8D6.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Seamus Heaney.” 05/18/1982. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_12E4AEED4CD540CF81A68E3B0C6FE8D6>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Seamus Heaney. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_12E4AEED4CD540CF81A68E3B0C6FE8D6
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