Novelist AE Chambers blog post about recent visit to Inniskeen

27 April 2023

Chambers at Large in The Patrick Kavanagh Centre

When asked to name an Irish poet the names that spring to mind will probably be the Nobel Laureates: W. B. Yeats and Seamus Heaney. The farmer, turned poet, essayist, and journalist Patrick Kavanagh hasn’t found the same worldwide fame, even though he too was writing in the twentieth century.