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THE WORKS feature The Statue of the Virgin at Granard Speaks by Paula Meehan

Irish folk legend Christy Moore joins the discussion of the poems on the shortlist for RTÉ A Poem For Ireland when he chats about Paula Meehan’s poem “The Statue of the Virgin at Granard Speaks”. This was transmitted on RTÉ One, THE WORKS on the 13th of February 2015.

Title illustration by Amy Gilsenan.