Scottish Poetry Library
From long-time favourite writers to exciting new voices in contemporary poetry
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From the internet-poisoned mind of poet, author and wizened elder millennial Stefan Mohamed, The Marketplace of Ideas is a hysterical transmission from a world in permanent crisis.
A transnational collection of poems and paintings bridging India and Scotland.
Alice Hiller’s debut performs an act of witness and restitution; it asks how we may find our ways towards healing.
A poetic examination of class, youth, adulthood and death in the working communities of the West Country.
Holly Pester’s extraordinary debut collection chronicles the experience of living and working as a radical and resistant act.
An astonishing, adventurous, and innovative debut, exploring family, Malaysian-Chinese cultural identity, and immigration.
In Poor, Caleb Femi combines poetry and original photography to explore the trials, tribulations, dreams and joys of young Black boys in twenty-first century Peckham.
Luke Kennard recasts Shakespeare’s 154 sonnets as a series of anarchic prose poems set in the same joyless house party.
An exquisite collection from a poet at the peak of her powers.
The moving, expansive, and dazzling second collection from award-winning poet Kayo Chingonyi.
The brilliant second collection from Birmingham’s poet laureate.
Tender, savagely moving poems which stare, unblinkingly, into the sudden havoc and hurt of this world.