Each year, a group of students join us in this innovative programme which runs alongside the Hopkins Festival. Many of our international visitors are happy to work with our students providing unique enrichment.
Drama and Film making form part of the Hopkins Youth Festival. Jim Kelly took this picture from a dramatization of Hopkins's The Wreck of the Deutchland.
Participants in the 2015 Hopkins Youth Festival
Derek Egan, director of the Hopkins Youth Festival chats to a participant
This Youth Programme is designed for students, young people. The programme covers not just poetry
but a whole range of artistic activities of interest to young people.
Sakiko explains how it's done!
Still not late to secure your place on the 2016 Hopkins Youth Programme. Contact Youth Festival Director, Derek immediately and don't be disapppointed!
William Adamson (University of Ulm) leads the Craative Writing for the Hopkins Youth Festival
Origami Workshop - not really that difficult!
This is a unique Hopkins Festival exercise. Join our visitors - including professional translators and poets - to discover
the challengee and excitement on translation. Have a go at this worthwhile exercise. You will appreciate one Hopkins
poem in a unique way. Download this year's selected sonnet God's Grandeur here and have a go at producing your version
in Irish, Frnech, German or ... Last year, we have a wonderful version in Romanian! So, have a go.
Artist, Eleanor Swann, leads the Visual Arts Workshop in 2015
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