An Introduction to Irish Poetry - book and cassette pack edited by Sean Dunne
It combines the work of some of Ireland's leading poets with the voices of the country's leading actors and actresses. Seamus Heaney, Patrick Kavanagh, W.B. Yeats and Paul Durcan are among the poets. The tape features all the poetry from the book and includes the voices of among others, Abbey actors Bosco Hogan and MacDara O Fatharta. Some classic Irish poems are featured and the whole package is aimed at those who are interested in Irish poetry and would like to know more about it and also at those who are familiar with it but who would gain from hearing it in a new way. Others whose work is featured include Brendan Kennelly, Eavan Boland, Brian Merriman, Frank O'Connor and James Clarence Mangan. Book 68 pages. blisterpack with long -playing cassette: OSS 87 (alone $10).