Newton Emerson: In Seamus Heaney, everyone should see the value in sharing a figure who can transcend our divide

The image used for the "Our Story in the Making: NI Beyond 100" comes from Seamus Heaney Centre at Queen's University Belfast, which holds the rights to the portrait.
One of my first published endeavours, as a teenager writing for my school’s magazine, was an interview with a UUP councillor and school governor who was campaigning for the removal of certain it[...]

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