Helena Fornells

Helena Fornells is a poet from Barcelona currently based in Edinburgh. She has written poetry in both English and Catalan, and is currently completing an MFA in Creative Writing at the University of St Andrews. Aside from writing, Helena works as a bookseller and freelance translator.

Black and white photo of young woman smiling and looking to the side

Maria Lorente


Poetry Walk: Another Place »

Encounter verse around town: led by Helena Fornells 

Thu 7 March | 10:00 - 11:15 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Theatre Garden

Festival Launch Extravaganza »

Enjoy a sneak peek of some of the highlights of StAnza 2019

Wed 6 March | 18:30 - 20:45 | free / ticketed | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, Auditorium