In honour of World Poetry Day 2024, we asked some poets “what does poetry mean to you?” 


Poets featured: 

Paul Muldoon, Ireland Professor of Poetry. Paul is currently delivering a series of poetry workshops (How to Read a Poem) at the Trinity Long Room Hub organised by Poetry Ireland. 

Charlotte Buckley, PhD researcher, Trinity School of English

Róisín Ní Neachtain, writer and artist

Rafael Mendes, PhD researcher, School of Languages, Literature and Cultural Studies.