Events

Welcome to our listing of poetry events throughout Scotland. Please use the registration form to register your own event. Events that are part of the SPL’s own programme are marked with a leaf.

 

December 2017

 
Dec 12 Tue

Poetry Pamphlet Fair

at National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh

The popular festive fair returns to the National Library of Scotland.

Category: book fairs

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Dec 12 Tue

Vespers #13

at Serenity Cafe, 8 Jackson Entry, EH8 8PJ, Edinburgh

With Vahni Capildeo, Brian Johnstone and Jane McKie.

Category: live readings

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Dec 13 Wed

Open Book and the Stars

at Scottish Poetry Library, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

A reading group with special readings by Russell Jones and Pippa Goldschmidt.

Category: reading groups, SPL programme

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Dec 13 Wed

Poetry and Place

at Old Library, Institute of Geography, 1 Drummond Street EH8 9XP

Poems on the subject of 'places of the imagination'.

Category: live readings

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Dec 13 Wed

D M Black and James McGonigal: Pamphlet Launch

at Blackwell’s Bookshop, 53 South Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1YS

The launch of two new poetry pamphlets, by D M Black and James McGonigal.

Category: book launch

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Dec 13 Wed

From the Horse's Mouth

at The Royal Dick pub, Summerhall, Summerhall Pl, Edinburgh EH9 1PL

Monthly open mic.

Category: live readings, open mic

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Dec 14 Thu

Xmas Discount Shopping Night

at Scottish Poetry Library, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

A discount Christmas shopping night at the SPL. Plus wine, soft drinks, mince pies and music.

Category: book sales, SPL programme

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Dec 16 Sat

Nothing But the Poem: Stuart A. Paterson

at Scottish Poetry Library, 5 Crichton's Close, Edinburgh, EH8 8DT

We will read and talk about a selection of poems by Stuart A. Paterson in this session.

Category: reading groups, SPL programme

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