Wordsworth in Ulster

Rachel Wallace (Organiser)

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in Festival/Exhibition

    Description

    Wordsworth in Ulster

    In conjunction with the NI Department of Communities, the Wordsworth Trust and Libraries NI a Wordsworth in Ulster Exhibition was organised. The exhibition traced Wordsworth's tour of Ireland in 1829 including poetry inspired by the Irish landscape. It included a travelling exhibition, poetry reading by poet Joanne Clement, children’s fun day by Wordsworth Trust staff, academic talk by Dr Andrew Keanie of Ulster University, website, blog posts, newspaper advertising, and public engagement training day for postgraduate students. The exhibition travelled throughout Northern Ireland including Enniskillen Library, Derry Central Library, Coleraine Library, Belfast Central Library and the McClay Library.
    Period01 Sep 201631 Jan 2017
    Event typeExhibition
    Location, United Kingdom

    Keywords

    • Literature
    • Exhibition
    • Wordsworth
    • History