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Edinburgh Nights

Edinburgh's spoken word scene is thriving, something the SPL is celebrating on October 11th, when our SPL Scottish Poetry Showcase brings together the people behind Neu! Reekie!, TenRed and Inky Fingers. Harry Giles, one of the people who runs Inky Fingers, recalls how he got involved in the capital's spoken word scene.

Cast Your Vote… Puffling vs. Mawling

Photograph of a baby puffin
Photograph of a baby puffin

Our newest borrower, a baby seagull we've named Norris...

Interning at the Scottish Poetry Library

Photograph of Jaclyn
Photograph of Jaclyn

A Scottish summer means wool jumpers, endless cups of tea, and constant rain... our intern Jaclyn reflects on her time with us.

The new Scottish Poetry Library website

SPL website home page
SPL website home page

The Scottish Poetry Library has a brand new website. You'll find it at www.scottishpoetrylibrary.org.uk

Busy Bees in January

Busy Bees installation at the Scottish Poetry Library
Busy Bees installation at the Scottish Poetry Library

We’re back! Buffeted by gales and paddling in the tide of emails, but in good poetry heart for 2012.

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