Re-writing The Easter Rising

90 years after the Easter Rising, Robbie Meredith introduces the fascinating story behind one of the most famous poems in the English speaking world: Easter 1916 by WB Yeats.

Its haunting refrain: all is changed, changed utterly; a terrible beauty is born hides a web of deception, politics and lust.

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90 years after the Easter Rising, Robbie Meredith introduces the fascinating story behind one of the most famous poems in the English speaking world: Easter 1916 by WB Yeats.

Its haunting refrain: all is changed, changed utterly; a terrible beauty is born hides a web of deception, politics and lust.

20060422

90 years after the Easter Rising, Robbie Meredith introduces the fascinating story behind one of the most famous poems in the English speaking world: Easter 1916 by WB Yeats.

Its haunting refrain: all is changed, changed utterly; a terrible beauty is born hides a web of deception, politics and lust.