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.

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Aug 24 Thu

Coffee with Muldoon

at Golden Hare Books, 68 St Stephen Street Edinburgh

Pulitzer prize-winning Paul Muldoon reads from his newly published Selected Poems.

Category: live readings

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Aug 24 Thu

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 24 Thu

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 24 Thu

Harry Giles and Natasha Kanapé Fontaine

at Scottish Poetry Library, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Poetry from the leading lights of the younger generation of poets from Scotland and Canada.

Category: live readings, SPL programme

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Aug 24 Thu

Refugee Survival Trust poetry workshop with Helen Boden

at Lauriston Hall , EH3 9DJ, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Writing workshop with Helen Boden. Participants will turn thoughts about home and countries into poems.

Category: free event, workshop

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