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Drawing: W.B. Yeats

Taste of the Yeats Summer School

Saturday, April 5, 2014, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

at Glucksman Ireland House NYU

Every summer, aficionados of the poet William Butler Yeats come from all over the world to enjoy two weeks of lectures, readings and theater in Sligo, Ireland, and to tour nearby ”Yeats Country.” Here is an opportunity to sample the Yeats International Summer School for a day in New York. Along with a full day of programs, there will be information on the 54th Yeats Summer School in County Sligo.

Speakers will include Geraldine Higgins, C.L. Dallat, and Anne-Marie Fyfe, as well as the Spiral Theatre's production of "Gonne/Yeats."  Prof. Geraldine Higgins will also be speaking at Glucksman Ireland House NYU on Thursday, April 3rd: “News that stays New: The Future Life of W.B. Yeats”.

Download the full program here. All registration materials should be sent to the Yeats Society of NY, as detailed in the document.

To submit:

Print, fill out, and send the form, along with a check, to WB Yeats Society of NY, National Arts Club, 15 Gramercy Park South, NYC 10003 with your name, address, phone number, e-mail. Put the date on your calendar; your name will be on a registration list at the door.

Glucksman Ireland House NYU members receive discounted registration rates. Fees are $5 more at door.
  • Entire program, including luncheon, refreshments and the afternoon social is $39 ($25 without the luncheon)
  • morning only $15
  • afternoon with social $20
  • luncheon only $20

Presented by the WB Yeats Society of New York in partnership with Glucksman Ireland House NYU.  For queries about the event, please contact the Yeats Society at info@yeatssociety.org.

All events are supported by members of Glucksman Ireland House. Become a member.