Harry Giles

Harry Giles is from Orkney and lives in Edinburgh. Harry's latest publication is the collection Tonguit from Freight Books, which was shortlisted for the 2016 Forward Prize for Best First Collection. They’ve twice been shortlisted for the Edwin Morgan Poetry Award and have a second full-length collection, The Games, forthcoming from Freight. Harry was the 2009 BBC Scotland slam champion, co-directs the live art platform ANATOMY, and has toured participatory theatre across Europe and Leith.


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