Another post summarising useful resources for the Leaving Certificate, which will be updated every now and then (see our Hamlet page here), this time on the Irish poet Eavan Boland.
- Our own podcast on her poem 'This Moment' [8.32 minutes].
- The text of 'The Pomegranate'.
- A Poet's Dublin: site from Maynooth University with recordings and commentaries.
- An interview with Elizabeth Schmidt.
- The Skoool.ie page: brief biography, and commentary.
- The Wikipedia page, with plenty of links at the bottom (the usual cautionary note about facts on Wikipedia...)
Scoilnet extract from Object Lessons on being a female Irish poet, with questions US Colleges TV Video of reading and talk by Boland ['The Pomegranate' from 6:20]
- Reading at Cornell University [YouTube, starts with Boland at 15:00]