Vicki Feaver

Vicki Feaver’s collection of poems The Handless Maiden (Cape 1994, reprinted 2009) won her a Heineman Prize and a Cholmondely Award. The Book of Blood (Cape, 2006) was shortlisted for the Costa and Forward prizes. Her poem 'Judith' won the Forward Prize for the Best Single Poem. Her recent poems, on the theme of old-age, appear in Second Wind (Saltire 2015), authored jointly with Douglas Dunn and Diana Hendry. She lives in Dunsyre, a village on the edge of the Pentlands in South Lanarkshire, and in Leith, Edinburgh.

Photo: Chris Park

Events

Translation Showcase »

Listen to new poetry in different languages as part of this year's focus on French-language

Sat 4 March | 13:00 - 14:00 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Council Chamber

Round Table »

An intimate reading with poet Vicki Feaver

Sat 4 March | 15:45 - 16:30 | £6.00/£4.00 | The Green Room, St Leonards Quad, St Leonards School, South Street