Sunday, June 19, 2011

"A smirr of rain, snoking for supper"

I believe it is behind the subscriber paywall, but Andrew Hagan's lovely long meandering LRB piece about travels with Seamus Heaney and Karl Miller through Scotland and Ireland is well worthwhile if you have access that way or through a print edition.

1 comment:

  1. Not to forget Wales (which none of the three seem to have been esp. well up on). It is strange, I was enchanted only three years ago by ALL of O'Hagan's writing (esp. that child abuse novel, and the Laurel & Hardy essay in the LRB) but cannot recapture the feeling at all...