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 two-volume… 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 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Mar 15, 1998 | 5:00am EST | C-SPAN 2

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