live readings

Sep 21 Thu

Hear Hare Here #3

at Golden Hare Books, 68 St Stephen Street, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Readings from poets Catherine Wilson, Marjorie Lotfi Gill, and Harry Giles.

Category: live readings

Full details

Sep 22 Fri

Summer Poetry

at Museum of Edinburgh, 142 Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8DD, 11:00am - 11:30am

With Henry Marsh, Colin Will, Ken Cockburn, Martin Bates, and Jane Aldous.

Category: live readings

Full details

Sep 22 Fri

The Launch of Gina Wilson's It Was and It Wasn't

at The Lighthouse, 43-45 W Nicolson St, Edinburgh EH8 9DB

The launch of Gina Wilson's second pamphlet.

Category: book launch, live readings

Full details

Sep 24 Sun

Shore Poets

at OH! Outhouse Bar, 12a Broughton Street Lane, Edinburgh EH1 3LY

With James McGonigal, Vicki Husband, and Jane McKie.

Category: live music, live readings

Full details

Sep 27 Wed

Summer Poetry

at Museum of Edinburgh, 142 Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8DD, 11:00am - 11:30am

With Jenni Daiches, Dorothy Lawrenson, Patricia McCaw, and Lesley May Miller.

Category: live readings

Full details

Sep 28 Thu

St Mungo’s Mirrorball Celebration of Russian Poets

at Moir / Dyer Room, Mitchell Library, Glasgow, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Readers include Valerie Thornton, Dai Vaughn, Alan McGlas, Stephanie Green, Robyn Marsack, James McGonigal and Liz Lochhead

Category: live readings

Full details

Sep 28 Thu

National Poetry Day Event with Don Paterson

at Jupiter Artland, Edinburgh

Paterson will read from selected works for this unique event.

Category: live readings, SPL programme

Full details

Sep 28 Thu

14th Year National Poetry Day – Light a Candle for John Clare

at Northampton Guildhall Courtyard, NN1 1NN, by the statue of John Clare

A celebration of the poet John Clare.

Category: free events, live readings

Full details

Sep 28 Thu

Edinburgh: Singing the City

at Scottish Poetry Library

The launch of Edinburgh: Singing the City, a collection of poetry inspired by Edinburgh and its citizens by Christine De Luca.

Category: book launch, live readings, SPL programme

Full details

Oct 4 Wed

PAS: George Szirtes

at Scottish Poetry Library

A reading by George Szirtes.

Category: live readings

Full details

Oct 6 Fri

Interactive Reading with Hugh McMillan and Hugh Bryden

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

Publisher Hugh Bryden and poet Hugh McMillan will discuss their long collaboration.

Category: live readings, SPL programme

Full details

Oct 17 Tue

Black Women’s Voices: an evening of performance and discussion

at Scottish Poetry Library, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

For Black History Month, Jamaican-Canadian poet Olive Senior heads a bill of vital voices brought to you by Engender.

Category: live readings, SPL programme

Full details

Oct 26 Thu

From East to West: Chrys Salt, Bashabi Fraser and Alan Riach

at Scottish Poetry Library, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Chrys Salt, Bashabi Fraser and Alan Riach read from their recently launched pamphlets.

Category: live readings, SPL programme

Full details

Nov 23 Thu

Sheila Templeton (Poetry Association of Scotland)

at Scottish Poetry Library

Contact Mario Relich, Secretary of PAS at dmr.lit@fsmail.net.

Category: live readings

Full details