‘Heaney will continue to inspire people across the globe’ – McKevitt
SDLP MLA for Culture, Arts and Leisure has paid tribute to Nobel Prize winning poet Seamus Heaney who passed away this morning in Dublin.
“His work touched the hearts and minds of people across the globe and culminated in his receiving the Nobel Prize for literature in 1995.
“Only two weeks ago Seamus Heaney attended the Merriman summer school in Lisdoonvarna which showed his continued dedication to his craft.
McKevitt added, “I have no doubt that his body of work will continue to inspire and uplift all those who responded to his thoughtful and profound pieces of work.”
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