The Gerard Manley Hopkins Archive consists of Lectures delivered at The Hopkins Festival held in Kildare since 1987. Lectures are gathered in a searchable archive, an indispensble resource for students and fans of Hopkins poetry worldwide. Each day, hundreds of visitors search this Archive, coming from all over the world, looking for the widest imaginable topics.
About 20 of these lectures were originally published in Studies, A Literary Review. We thank the Irish Jesuits for this support and in also, for their kind permission to include those lectures here in the Hopkins Archive. Explore these links to lectures in the Gerard Manley Hopkins Archive.
These lectures have been given at the Annual GM Hopkins Summer School which started in 1987.
John Henry Newman and Gerard Manley Hopkins: Ian Ker Oxford University UK
Aubrey de Vere and Hopkins poems: Patrick Samway SJ St. Joseph's Philadelphia US
Elizabeth Bishop and Hopkins : Ben Howard Alfred University, New York,USA
Gerard Manley Hopkins Priest Poet: Sister Jeanne Crapo Dominican University, River Forest, Illinois, USA
Hopkins and his Misdirected Faith: David B. Axelrod Poete New York
Patrick Kavanagh and Gerard Manley Hopkins: Una Agnew Milltowwn Institute Dublin
Father Hopkins on Retreat: Joseph Feeney SJ St. Joseph's, Philadelphia, USA
Communion of Saints and Gerard Manley Hopkins: Aleksandra Kedzierska Instytut Anglistyki, UMCS, Lublin, Poland
Saint Patrick's Breastplate a favourite of Hopkins: Sean Bagnal Naas Co. Kildare
The Church in Hopkins Juvenile Poems: Aleksandra Kedzierska,Instytut Anglistyki, UMCS, Lublin, POLAND
A New Perspective on Hopkins Poetry: Joseph Feeney SJ St. Joseph's Philadelphia US
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