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 18, 2013

Seán's poem, 'Ancestry', originally published in Poetry (July/August, 2013), has been translated into Hungarian by Nagypál István, and published in the online magazine, Zetna. 


The original poem can be found on the Poetry Foundation website, and the translation is...

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...

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