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Comments from VisitDublin: Over the years, Dublin has been the muse of many a talented wordsmith. But one poem in particular perfectly evokes the city’s unique atmosphere, rich history and “seedy elegance”. In this beautiful video, Dublin slam poet Stephen James Smith recites, Louis MacNeice's poem, ‘Dublin’ the poem over a series of stunning, thought-provoking images of the city. These highlight the many different elements that make each visitor’s trip to Dublin truly unique. http://www.visitdublin.com