The much-loved poet Brendan Kennelly died on 17 October, 2021 - one month on, poets and friends pay tribute on Sunday Miscellany.

Hear Remembering Brendan and the poem, The Worry Beads, by his friend and colleague in TCD, Gerald Dawe; Breda Joyce on the night Brendan crowned her the Queen of Cahir; and Paddy Moran recall an unforgettable Late Late Show appearance where Brendan brought comfort with his poem, Begin.

Above, Brendan introduces his own poem, Lislaughtin Abbey, from the Sunday Miscellany archive.

Listen to the full programme here. The Essential Brendan Kennelly is published by Bloodaxe Books.