Poetry Centre Stage
StAnza regrets an unavoidable change to our programme. Ko Un has cancelled his appearance at StAnza for health reasons.
Start the weekend in style with a double bill of international poetry.
Pippa Little is a multiple-prize-winning poet, born in Tanzania, raised in Scotland who now lives in Northumberland. Her publications include Overwintering (Oxford Poets/Carcanet, 2012) and Twist published by Arc Publications, which was shortlisted for the Saltire Poetry Book of the Year award in 2017.
Mark Ford is a writer well-known for both his poetry and his criticism. Mark’s work has been compared to that of American poet John Ashbery, and he’s been praised for his commitment to the experimental as well as his ear for the vagaries of the everyday idiom. He has written four collections of poetry, most recently Enter, Fleeing, which is forthcoming in 2018.