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What poetry mustn't do is talk to itself.

by Bernard O'Donoghue

Upcoming events

Jan 17 Wed

Barrington Bards - Poetry Writing Class

Workshop run by Donny O'Rourke.

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Jan 23 Tue

StAnza Edinburgh Preview

A preview of the acts taking part in this year's StAnza poetry festival. With Miriam Gamble, Jay Whittiker and Andrew Blair, plus music by the Tone Poets.

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Jan - Mar 25 - 15 Thu

Pith and Power: A Celebration of Robert Burns

Exhibition on the political poetry of Robert Burns.

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Jan 25 Thu

An evening with Robert Burns Live

Christopher Tait is 'Scotland's leading Burns performer'.

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