Scottish Poetry Library
Explore Scotland’s poetry, past and present
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Books celebrating Gaelic language and culture
Celebrating Scotland’s most distinctive contemporary writer – a vivid minimalist, ruralist and experimentalist.
A new selection from one of our foremost lyric poets, including work from some long-out-of-print early collections
The dynamic first collection from this popular Scottish poet, Peterkin explores the expectations and limits of being human with lashings of wit and sometimes a disquieting note of threat.
Alan Gillis addresses some of the most pressing concerns of the age with a formal confidence, a dry wit and often astonishing lyricism.
In this capricious, dreamlike collection, characters and scenes traverse states of airlessness, from suffocating relationships and institutions, to toxic environments and ecstatic asphyxiations.
Occupying the shadowlands between confession and invention, Zonal takes us to places and spaces that feel endlessly surprising, uncanny and limitless.
A celebration of one of Scotland’s most cherished poets, Scotland’s first modern Makar, Edwin Morgan. This box set is sure to be popular with fans of his works and collectors.
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Introduced by Liz Lochhead.
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