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Funeral of Brendan Kennelly takes place in Kerry
Tributes have poured in for the celebrated poet and novelist, who died peacefully on Sunday.
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President leads tributes to 'two great poets' Mhac an tSaoi and Kennelly
Speaking on RTÉ’s Morning Ireland, the President described both poets as “two great figures” of Irish poetry.
Celebrated poet Brendan Kennelly dies aged 85
During his lifetime, Kennelly wrote over 20 books of poetry, along with plays, novels and criticism.