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W(illiam) R(obert) Rodgers 1909-1969

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Born in Belfast. He was a Presbyterian minister in Loughgall from 1934-1946 before he left the ministry and joined the BBC as a scriptwriter and producer. In 1966 he went to America where he was writer-in-residence at various colleges. His works include Awake! and Other Poems, Europa and the Bull and Collected Poems. He is buried in County Armagh.

Further information, location and directions to the grave are to be found in "The End - An Illustrated Guide to the Graves of Irish Writers".  Click here to order a copy of this book