March 10, 2014
'Ancestry' is a featured poem on Voltage Poetry. Here, Joanna Preston discusses the poem, writing that it is a reminder of 'how amazingly complex and layered and energetic even the most simple-seeming poem can be'. For the full article, click here.
December 10, 2013
Seán has been commissioned to write four short poems for the Wigmore Hall concert programme for a Royal Academy of Music Baroque Soloists event. Details of the event can be found here.
August 17, 2013
The Poetry Foundation has published a guide to Poetry (July/August, 2013), featuring a discussion of Seán's poem, 'Ancestry':
'The themes of Seán Hewitt's "Ancestry" are closely related to those of "Lenten Song." Hewitt's poem examines the decay of people and buildings...
February 18, 2012
Seán's review of Paul Green's The Gestaltbunker: Selected Poems, 1965-2010, published by Shearsman, in The Cadaverine.
'La Je-Ne-Sais-Quoi' is MPT Magazine's Poem of the Month
February 14, 2014
Joanna Preston discusses 'Ancestry' in Voltage Poetry
Lantern shortlisted for the Michael Marks Award
November 8, 2019
Lantern wins an Eric Gregory Award
June 17, 2019
An Ode to the Dead Zoo
Poetry Ireland Review 'Featured Poet'
April 23, 2019
Lantern is PBS Summer Pamphlet Choice, 2019
'Ilex' wins the Resurgence Prize
November 6, 2017
RTÉ Poetry Programme
October 17, 2017
John Hewitt's Natural World
June 1, 2017
Durham Book Festival (14/10/17)
May 2, 2017
Open Eye Gallery reading (11/07/17)