Exploring the poetics of oil and the imagination, Rough Currency excavates our personal, political, mythological and geological entanglements with fossil fuels and the oil economy.
Rebecca Sharp is a poet, playwright and interdisciplinary artist from Glasgow, based in Fife. She has created several acclaimed works of poetry for print, performance and installation; collaborations with other artists and internationally produced plays.
Rough Currency is an RSL Literature Matters Award winner 2020 (Royal Society of Literature) and an Art of Energy Award winner 2021 (Centre for Energy Ethics, University of St Andrews).
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Ten Poems from Scotland Selected and introduced by Don Paterson£4.95
The ten poems in this revised and updated edition offer a taste of the poetry of Scotland. Some poems explore ideas around identity and change, exile and belonging. Others focus on landscape and place, or are principally about language itself. As Don Paterson writes in his vivid introduction, Scottish poets “…excel, I think, at the […]