Events - Festival 2018

Border Crossings

Sunday 11 March, 14:15 - 15:15
The Undercroft, St John's House, South Street

Reading: Polly Atkin

Don’t miss our final Border Crossings session of this festival! Reading today is Polly Atkin, who is particularly interested in site-specific work, as well as exploring the intersections between poetry and Disability Studies, the written word and the body. Her first full collection, Basic Nest Architecture, appeared in 2017 and she’s previously won New Writing North's Andrew Waterhouse Prize for evoking “a strong sense of place or the natural environment”.

Participants: Polly Atkin
Polly Atkin: Kay Adkins


The Undercroft, St John's House, South Street

Location: On the north side of South Street opposite West Burn Lane

The oldest and most atmospheric venue used for StAnza events, the Undercroft of St John’s House is linked to the Knights of St John active in St Andrews in pre-...