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.


Photo: Rich Dyson


Making a Living as a Poet »

Join the Society of Authors discussion on how to make poetry pay

Fri 3 March | 11:30 - 12:30 | £4.00/£3.00 | The Town Hall, Queens Gardens, Council Chamber

Poetry on the Move (I) »

Get your poetry kicks on route A91

Sat 4 March | 10:00 - 12:30 | FREE | St Andrews Bus Station

Autoflâneur »

Lose yourself to find a poem with this guide to getting lost

Wed 1 March - Sun 5 March | 10:00 - 20:00 | FREE | The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street