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Autumn 2016 Events Programme Now On Sale

We're excited to announce that our Autumn 2016 events programme is available and tickets are now on sale. As always, we're hosting a diverse and international programme with several writers reading in the region for the first time.

Alongside well-known local figures such as Sean O'Brien and Margaret Wilkinson, we're looking forward to welcoming Amy Liptrot, Hisham Matar, MacGillivray, US poet Ishion Hutchinson, Deryn Rees Jones and Denise Riley. 

Jacob Polley will be launching his new book of poems, Jackself, and Jackie Kay and Bill Herbert will be discussing the role of the Scottish Makar. We're particualarly pleased to be working with the Man Booker Foundation again, and that Deborah Levy will be with us, talking about her Man Booker shortlisted novel, Swimming Home.

We look forward to welcoming you. The full scheule of events can be found here.

published on: 1 September 2016