Ted Hughes Weekend, July 11th – 13th 2014

Doonreagan, Cashel, Co. Galway

Date & Time
11th July, 2014 @ 00:00:00

Ted Hughes weekend

July 11th - 13th 2014

The upcoming Ted Hughes weekend celebrating poetry and place in a stunning location at Doonreagan house in Connemara promises to be a very exciting event featuring leading scholars and poets. All are welcome.

See the website for details and full programme http://www.tedhughesweekend.com

NB Students: there are special rates for students including the full programme and lunch and refreshments at €25. Courtesy of Robert Jocelyn and the Department of English FREE RETURN TRANSPORT on Saturday morning and evening (12th July) from the NUI Galway campus has been arranged. Please email adrian.paterson@nuigalway.ie to avail of this offer - ASAP as places are limited: first come first served, and by Wed 2nd July at the latest.

A celebration of the role played by Connemara in the life and work of Ted Hughes will take place at Doonreagan, Cashel, Co. Galway

Doonreagan in the heart of Connemara, where the future Poet Laureate Ted Hughes went to live in the 1960s, turned out to be a landmark in his personal life and work. This year's theme will be

Ted Hughes and the Countryside

With Gerry Dawe, Harry Clifton, Mark Wormald, Terry Gifford, Gillian Groszewski, Neil Roberts and Adrian Paterson


Contact doonreagan@gmail.com or telephone 095 31049095 31049

NB Student rates available & FREE transport for NUI Galway students from