Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr Eóin Flannery invited to publish a critical reflection on the recently deceased Irish poet, Seamus Heaney

Friday, 06 September 2013


Dr Eóin Flannery, Reader in Irish Literature and Director of the Oxford Brookes Poetry Centre, was invited to publish a critical reflection on the recently deceased Irish poet, Seamus Heaney in the international on-line news forum The Conversation. Drawing on Dr Flannery's research in the field of Irish poetry and ecocriticism, his contribution deals with the legacies and lessons of Heaney's poetic works for our understandings of local and global environmental responsibility.