National Poetry Day

by St Mungo's Mirrorball


On National Poetry Day – Thursday 28th September 2017 – St Mungo’s Mirrorball will host a Celebration of Russian Poets

The theme of National Poetry Day 2017 is ‘Freedom’. In response, Mirrorball is showcasing the lives and work of Russian poets. These include Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Anna Akhmatova, Irina Ratushinskaya, Marina Tsvetaeva, Osip Mandelstam and Boris Pasternak. The readers will be Valerie Thornton, Dai Vaughan, Alan McGlas, Stephanie Green, Robyn Marsack, James McGonigal and former Scottish Makar, Liz Lochhead.

Come along for what should be an entertaining early evening event.

6.00 – 7.00 pm Moir/Dyer Room, Mitchell Library, Glasgow – Entry Free