William Butler Yeats is widely considered to be one of the greatest poets of the 20th century. He belonged to the Protestant, Anglo-Irish minority that had controlled the economic, political, social, and cultural life of Ireland since at least the end of the 17th century. Most members of this minority considered themselves English people who happened to have been born in Ireland, but Yeats was staunch in affirming his Irish nationality.
LÉ William Butler Yeats (P63) is a Samuel Beckett-class offshore patrol vessel of the Irish Naval Service. Named after poet W. B. Yeats, the ship is the third in a series of vessels designed by Vard Marine and built by Babcock Marine Appledore. The ship was formally commissioned in a ceremony in Galway on 17 October 2016.
For many years, Yeats was in love with a beautiful actress by the name of Maude Gonne. Gonne would not (or could not) return his love. This was a bitter rejection for Yeats, whose heart was set on her. This poem is address to Gonne, and Yeats specifically refers to himself as Love. Love, then, is personified in the form of the author himself.
William Butler Yeats, Avelon. Mary Oliver reads the poem "Night and the River," originally published in her collection RED BIRD and appearing on the CD MANY MILES: Mary Oliver Reads Mary.
William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and playwright, and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature. A pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments, in his later years he served as an Irish Senator for two terms. Yeats was a driving force behind the Irish Literary Revival and, along with Lady Gregory, Edward Martyn, and others, founded the Abbey Theatre, where he served as its chief during its early years. 'Designs in connection with postage stamps and coinage may be described, I think, as the silent ambassadors on national taste. William Butler Yeats (1865-1939), Irish poet, playwright. Speech, March 3, 1926, to the Seanad Eireann, the Irish Senate, on the coinage bill. I am of the opinion of the ancient Jewish book which says "there is no wisdom without leisure. William Butler Yeats (1865-1939), Irish poet, playwright
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Comprehensive information about William Butler Yeats including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. William Butler Yeats, who is often considered to be one of the foremost figures of the 20th century literature, was born in Sandymount Castle, Dublin (Ireland) on June 13, 1865.
Aliases: 威廉·勃特勒·叶芝, 威廉·巴特勒·葉慈, 葉慈, 叶芝, 巴特勒·葉芝, William Yeats, . Yeats, WB Yeats, W B. Yeats, . Yeats, W . eats, W B Yeats, Yeats, வில்லியம் பட்லர் யீட்சு, வில்லியம் யீட்ஸ், டபிள்யு . Works with text by: Yeats, William Butler.