NEW POETRY BY JIM CARRUTH

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JIM CARRUTH was born in 1963 in Johnstone, Renfrewshire, and grew up on his family’s farm near Kilbarchan. He has had six well-received pamphlet collections of poetry since his first, Bovine Pastoral in… Continue reading

EIBF 2014: ‘JUST A REGULAR FELLOW’ – BILLY COLLINS

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This is one of a number of pieces covering events at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, which runs from 9th–25th August 2014 at Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh. Billy Collins performed on 19th August 2014. by Stephanie Green… Continue reading

EIBF 2014: FIERY MOONS – ALEXANDER HUTCHISON AND DAVID HARSENT

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This is one of a number of pieces covering events at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, which runs from 9th–25th August 2014 at Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh. Alexander Hutchison and Daivd Harsent perfomed on 19th August 2014. by… Continue reading

ON THE EDGE: HEAD FOR THE EDGE, KEEP WALKING

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Kate Tough Head For the Edge, Keep Walking (Cargo, 2014) by Margaret Callaghan Head For the Edge, Keep Walking published by Cargo, is the first novel by Glasgow writer Kate Tough, who is… Continue reading

EIBF 2014: KATE TOUGH

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This is one of a number of pieces covering events at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, which runs from 9th–25th August 2014 at Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh. Kate Tough performed on 11th August 2014. by Karyn Dougan… Continue reading

EIBF 2014: WAR, ICE-CREAM AND WILD FLOWERS – MICHAEL LONGLEY

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This is one of a number of pieces covering events at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, which runs from 9th–25th August 2014 at Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh. Michael Longley performed on 15th August 2014. by William Bonar Before… Continue reading

EIBF 2014: DONAL McLAUGHLIN and ANDRÉS NEUMAN

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This is one of a number of pieces covering events at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, which runs from 9th–25th August 2014 at Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh. Donal McLaughlin and Andrés Neuman read on 19th August… Continue reading

NEW POETRY BY CHRISTOPHER MULROONEY AND LUCAS CHIB

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CHRISTOPHER MULROONEY is the author of symphony (The Moon Publishing & Printing), flotilla (Ood Press), and viceroy (Kind of a Hurricane Press).  LUCAS CHIB‘s poetry has appeared in Sentinel Literary Quarterly and Ping Pong.… Continue reading

EIBF 2014: COOL LICKS AND POLITICS – PAUL FARLEY AND ROBERT CRAWFORD

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This is one of a number of pieces covering events at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, which runs from 9th–25th August 2014 at Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh. Paul Farley and Robert Crawford perfomed on 14th August 2014.… Continue reading

EIBF 2014: JACKIE KAY – INSIDE A WOMAN’S MIND

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This is one of a number of pieces covering events at the Edinburgh International Book Festival, which runs from 9th–25th August 2014 at Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh. Jackie Kay performed at the Edinburgh International Book Festival on 12th August… Continue reading

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