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Leaving Cert English tutorials

Students preparing for the Leaving Certificate exams this June should make sure not to miss our new series.  This five-episode series, created by Connemara Community Radio, features programmes which will focus on the eight poets on this year’s Leaving Certificate course. Programmes on Paper 1 (the essay paper) and King Lear will also air.

Programmes will be broadcast on on Tuesdays at 5pm, repeating on Saturdays at 1pm.  The first programme will air on March 15th.

The schedule for this programmes is as follows:

DATE POET PRESENTER
15th March W.B. Yeats Denis Creaven
Emily Dickinson Frank Cleary
22nd March Eilean Ní Chuilleanain Denis Creaven
Sylvia Plath Cathy Sweeney
29th March Paul Durcan Denis Creaven
Essay Paper Cathy Sweeney
17th April T.S. Eliot Denis Creaven
Elizabeth Bishop Cian Hogan
1st May Philip Larkin Frank Cleary
King Lear Cian Hogan