A Selection from Station Island by Seamus Heaney

Detail from El Greco’s <em>View of Toledo</em>, c. 1596–1600 (Wikimedia Commons)
Detail from El Greco’s View of Toledo, c. 1596–1600 (Wikimedia Commons)

Amanda Holmes reads Part XI of Seamus Heaney’s Station Island. Have a suggestion for a poem by a (dead) writer? Email us: podcast@theamericanscholar.org. If we select your entry, you’ll win a copy of a poetry collection edited by David Lehman.

This episode was produced by Stephanie Bastek and features the song “Canvasback” by Chad Crouch.

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Amanda Holmes, the author of the novel I Know Where I Am When I’m Falling, is a columnist and poetry editor for the Washington Independent Review of Books.


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