Listen to Michael D. Higgins reading from New and Selected Poems!

New and Selected Poems by Michael D. Higgins was recently launched at The National Library of Ireland with a huge crowd of Michael D's family, friends and followers and by Professor Declan Kiberd.

This collection honours Michael D's life and loves as well as the lessons he has learned. Introductory passages offer a unique insight into the experiences that influenced and inspired Michael D's work.

New and Selected Poems truly is a joy to read; however, sometimes it is not enough to simply read poetry, it must also be listened to! Michael D. has recorded introductions to and readings of several of the poems from this wonderful collection and you can listen to them here!

Enjoy listening to the voice of the poet as Michael D provides a unique insight into his powerful and poignant poems: