Language Is Where The People Are

Take a journey through the life and work of Greenock-born poet W.S. Graham at Beacon Arts Centre on November 17th!

Language Is Where The People Are

About Language Is Where The People Are

A journey through the life and work of Greenock-born poet W.S. Graham, featuring readings from some of Scotland’s most acclaimed poets, recently discovered audio and video, and soundscapes by composer Gerry Diver.

MC Jim Carruth will be joined by Rachael Boast, Robert Crawford, Kathleen Jamie and Marion McCready. W.N. Herbert will present a talk, ‘Seven Words for Sydney Graham’, and the winners of the Scottish Youth Poetry Slam 2018 and the Inverclyde Schools Poetry Competition will showcase their poems.

Part of the centenary project ‘Language is Where the People Are’, supported by the National Lottery through Creative Scotland

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