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Scotia Extremis with Andy Jackson and Brian Johnstone

Blackwell's Bookshop, 53-62 South Bridge, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH1 1YS

  • Friday, 03 May 2019
  • 6.30-8pm
  • FREE
  • Save to calendar 2019-05-03 00:00:00 2019-05-03 00:00:00 Europe/London Scotia Extremis with Andy Jackson and Brian Johnstone Editors Andy Jackson and Brian Johnstone bring together a wide range of Scotland’s best-known contemporary poetic voices to celebrate the country’s culture and personality through spoken work, from Laphroaig versus Buckfast, to Oor Wullie against Black Bob, to Jimmy Shand meeting Jack Bruce, and Cullen Skink taking on Irn-Bru. Featuring such poets as Jackie Kay, Angus Peter Campbell, Stewart Conn, Liz Niven, Donald S Murray and more than 100 more, these vivid poems bring to life the people... Blackwell's Bookshop, 53-62 South Bridge, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH1 1YS Luath Press
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Editors Andy Jackson and Brian Johnstone bring together a wide range of Scotland’s best-known contemporary poetic voices to celebrate the country’s culture and personality through spoken work, from Laphroaig versus Buckfast, to Oor Wullie against Black Bob, to Jimmy Shand meeting Jack Bruce, and Cullen Skink taking on Irn-Bru. Featuring such poets as Jackie Kay, Angus Peter Campbell, Stewart Conn, Liz Niven, Donald S Murray and more than 100 more, these vivid poems bring to life the people, places and motifs that form the complex and contradictory soul of Scotland.

Admission is free and all are welcome. Please reserve your free ticket at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/scotia-extremis-with-andy-jackson-and-brian-johnstone-tickets-57790544073


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