Events - Festival 2019

In Conversation: Hamish Brown and Jim Crumley

Saturday 4 March, 15:30 - 16:30
The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street - Auditorium

Two well-known Scottish nature writers discuss poetry, travel and seeking high places

Hamish Brown is an acclaimed Scottish walker and climber celebrated for walking and climbing exploits. Well-known as a photographer and author at home and abroad, until recently he spent part of each year in the Atlas mountains in Morocco. His numerous publications include a collection of his own poems, and, as an editor, two anthologies of mountain poetry, as well many prose works. Join him as he discusses his travels and love of mountains with a fellow Scottish nature writer. Jim Crumley is an esteemed journalist and poet with over 25 books to his name, mostly on the landscape and wildlife of Scotland. As a highly knowledgeable and inspiring wildlife expert, he is in high demand as a contributor for TV and radio, as well as for publications such as the Scotsman and BBC Wildlife.

Participants: Hamish Brown and Jim Crumley
Hamish Brown:


Auditorium – The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street

Location: At the top of Abbey Street off the east end of South Street. Also accessible from the Byre Close off South Street

Includes: Auditorium, Studio Theatre, Conference Room, foyers, Café Bar &...