William Butler Yeats

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The Life and Works

William Butler Yeats received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1923 and is one of Ireland's best-known poets. His life and works are examined in an exhibition at the Nobel Museum, on loan from the National Library of Ireland. The exhibition includes, amongst other things, a couple of short videos about Yeats and facsimiles of manuscripts.

Yeats poem

Photo: Yeats handwriting in a poem

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The Nobel Museum returns to Japan

The Nobel Museum returns to Japan with the travelling exhibition Sketches of Science. 

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New exhibitions opened on May 10th and May 15th.

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Exhibition in Rio de Janeiro

On March 12th, the Nobel Museum will open the exhibition The Nobel Prize: Ideas Changing the World in Rio de Janeiro, where it will be shown at Fundação Getulio Vargas until April 19th.

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