Robin Robertson is a Scottish poet who has published six collections of and received a number of honours, including the Petrarca-Preis, the E. M. Forster Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and all three Forward Prizes.
Events at Word
Whisky Galore!Thursday 30 August 7:30 pm
SOLD OUT With Scotland as the featured country, we couldn’t miss the opportunity to drink a few drams of Scotland’s finest, with Robin Robertson, Michael Pedersen, Denise Mina, Shaun Bythell!
Starry, Starry NightFriday 31 August 8:00 pm
John Campbell hosts the most electrifying, energising and eclectic evening of the festival, with seven local and international stars of the festival.
MortificationSaturday 1 September 5:30 pm
Writers Jarrod Gilbert, Irvine Welsh, Paula Morris, Steve Braunias and Megan Dunn share stories of public shame, hosted by Robin Robertson.