Life and Work of William Butler Yeats

Mr. Foster talked about the life and work of William Butler Yeats, the poet and Protestant Irish nationalist. The first of his… read more

Mr. Foster talked about the life and work of William Butler Yeats, the poet and Protestant Irish nationalist. The first of his two-volume biography is titled W.B. Yeats: A Life: The Apprentice Mage. It examines the literary, social and political milieux in which Yeats tried to write his poems and live his life. close

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Life and Work of William Butler Yeats

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Program ID:
96542-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Mar 14, 1998
Last Aired:
Mar 15, 1998

Airing Details

  • Mar 14, 1998 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 14, 1998 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 15, 1998 | 5:00am EST | C-SPAN 2

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