Arcadia Art Share: Wertime Reads Yeats

By Purnell T. Cropper | May 10, 2011

Dr. Richard Wertime, Professor of English and Director of Graduate Studies in English and the Humanities, reads two poems by W.B. Yeats: “Byzantium” and “Sailing to Byzantium.” The poems explore issues of aging and the world that art creates for an artist.

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