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Poets, Portraits and Landscapes of Modern Scotland - Facing the Nation

Date

5 May 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Location

Montrose Museum, Panmure Place, Montrose DD10 8HF
Montrose Museum hosts a conversation with Alexander Moffat and Bill Hare, Hon Teaching Fellow in Scottish Art History at the University of Edinburgh and the author of a new book on the portraits of Alexander Moffat.

Category: discussion

Poets, Portraits and Landscapes of Modern Scotland - In Conversation

Date

7 April 2018 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Location

Montrose Museum, Panmure Place, Montrose DD10 8HF
Montrose Museum hosts Alexander Moffat, Ruth Nicol and Alan Riach, who will be talking about their collaboration and the bringing together of both the literary and visual traditions of Scotland in their exhibition, "Landmarks".

Category: discussion

Head Lines

Date

12 March 2018 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Location

St Cecilia's Hall, 50 Niddry Street, Edinburgh
Dr John Gillies and poet Ken Cockburn discuss poetry's place in the world of medicine and care.

Category: discussion, SPL programme

'A Good Death’ Poetry Café

Date

16 May 2018 - 11:00am - 1:00pm

Location

Scottish Poetry Library
In partnership with Good Life, Good Death, Good Grief, The Scottish Poetry Library will be creating a space in which we can discuss what we mean by a ‘Good Death’ and how we may plan for one.

Category: discussion, SPL programme

Edinburgh Villanelle: A Celebration of Muriel Spark with Elaine Feinstein and Alan Taylor

Date

22 February 2018 - 7:00pm

Location

Scottish Poetry Library
A conversation about Muriel Spark's legacy, plus a poetry reading by Elaine Feinstein.

Category: discussion, live readings, SPL programme

A Celebration of Duncan Ban MacIntyre

Date

6 November 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Location

Scottish Poetry Library
A celebration of the life and work of Gaelic bard Duncan Ban MacIntyre.

Category: discussion, live music, live readings, SPL programme

Kathleen Jamie in conversation with Tom Mole

Date

8 November 2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location

Lecture Theatre, G.03 50 George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9LH
A conversation about the physical forms Kathleen Jamie's multi-award-winning writing has taken.

Category: discussion

A Reading of the Cantos II: Poems of the 1920s

Date

5 October 2017 - 4:00pm

Location

50 George Square Project Room 1.06
Pound's biographer and an actor read Pound's poetry and discuss The Cantos.

Category: discussion

Wilfred Owen 100 Years Later

Date

3 November 2017 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Location

Scottish Poetry Library
On the centenary of the day Wilfred Owen left Edinburgh after a transformative stay in the capital, the SPL is staging a panel discussion on Owen's legacy.

Category: discussion, SPL programme

Conversation with Ron Butlin

Date

9 October 2017 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location

University Memorial Chapel, Glasgow
As part of the on-going Creative Conversation speaker series, poet and award-winning novelist Ron Butlin comes to campus to chat about his writing.

Category: discussion

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