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Em Strang and Iona Lee, with Jo Gibson and Ruth Gilchrist

  • Festival Hub Dunmuir Hotel Dunbar, East Lothian Scotland (map)

Settle in for a very special hour of poetry with award winning poets Em Strang and Iona Lee supported and hosted by two amazing and much loved Dunbar based poets, Ruth Gilchrist and Jo Gibson.

 Photo: Maddie Chalmers

Photo: Maddie Chalmers

Em Strang is the Saltire Poetry Book of the Year winner 2017 for her debut poetry collection Bird-Woman (Shearsman Press). Iona Lee is one of the Polygon Young Poets and was the Scottish Poetry Slam Champion of 2016. With an exquisite range of poetic practice on display, come hear two of the country’s most exciting new voices of page and stage alike, supported by local poets Ruth Gilchrist (Tyne&Esk Poet of the Year) and Jo Gibson.

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