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A man of words in two worlds

Tue, 04 Sep 2012 16:11:34 CDT
By: Charlie Schlenker

A man of words in two worlds Rivers and mountains form people as much as family does according to lyric poet Eamonn Wall . WGLT's Charlie Schlenker talks with this man who inhabits two worlds, Ireland and Missouri about landscape as culture.

   

Wall speaks about the poem "Your Rivers Have Trained You."

   

You can also listen to the poem itself.

   

About the poem Found World

   

Wall reads Found World

   

About Acteon's return.

   

A section of Acteon's Return

   

The Last Cricket of the Season



About the similarities between some Irish literature and movie westerns

   

How today's technology influences poetry.

   

Eamonn Wall recently read his works at the McLean County Museum of History in Bloomington.

   

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