Journals Higher Education



Published: 19 November 2019

304 Pages | 4 colour illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198805656

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Seamus Heaney and the Classics

Bann Valley Muses

Edited by Stephen Harrison, Fiona Macintosh, and Helen Eastman

  • Offers the first full examination of Seamus Heaney's significant contribution to the field of classical reception
  • Includes the first studies of his posthumous translation of Virgil's Aeneid VI (2016)
  • Brings together a wide range of approaches to Heaney's work, by scholars of classical reception and modern literature, poets, and theatre practitioners, and encompassing both leading experts and rising scholars in their fields