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.


Saturday, August 19 2017

Aug 19 Sat

Come Down the Mile

at Outside the Scottish Poetry Library, 5 Crichton’s Close, Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8DT, 11:00am - 12:30pm

Join Ken Cockburn for poetry tours on the Royal Mile as part of this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival: 5th –28th August (not Thursday or Friday).

Category: walks & tours

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Aug 19 Sat

School of Poets: Courtyard Readings

at Scottish Poetry Library, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

A daily hour of readings.

Category: open mic, School of Poets

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Aug 19 Sat

Christina Rossetti's Goblin Market

at Greenside @ Royal Terrace (Venue 231), Edinburgh

A haunting folk tale of sisterhood, enchantment, and salvation.

Category: live readings

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Aug 19 Sat

Launch of Atlantic Drift Anthology

at Party Pavilion, Edinburgh International Book Festival, Charlotte Square

Launch of new anthology of poetry that crosses the Atlantic.

Category: book launch

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