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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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.

Publicerad 10 Mar. Comments

New artifacts at the Nobel Museum

Artefacts donated by the 2013 Nobel Laureates are now on show at the Nobel Museum.  

Publicerad 6 Feb. Comments

Newly built on the Nobel Prizes

After a week of reconstruction our exhibition that focus on the current Nobel Prizes, and the field in which the Nobel Prizes are awarded, is now open. 

Publicerad 22 Jan. Comments

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