Tag: Scotland

  • Burns in Translation

    Burns in Translation

    To a Mouse Address to a Haggis Is There For Honest Poverty

  • makar/unmakar: twelve contempoary poets in scotland

    makar/unmakar: twelve contempoary poets in scotland

    Makar/Unmakar: Twelve Contemporary Poets in Scotland is an anthology published by Tapsalteerie, which I had the pleasure of editing in 2019. As I write in the blurb: Makar/Unmakar: Twelve Contemporary Poets in Scotland showcases a dozen of the most vital poets living and writing in Scotland today. These are makars in the true sense: poet…

  • The Linton Worm (Is Eating the World)

    The Linton Worm (Is Eating the World)

    Commission for Push the Boat Out 2022, a Poetry Festival at Summerhall in Edinburgh. From PTBO: Push the Boat Out Festival 2022 commissioned seven innovative poets to reimagine some of Scotland’s most famous and infamous mythical beasts for this event, A Poetry Feast of Mythical Beasts. Continuing a rich, global tradition of new writing which…

  • Rabbie Burns Saves the World! (And, by Extension, Book Week Scotland)

    Rabbie Burns Saves the World! (And, by Extension, Book Week Scotland)

    Play Rabbie Burns Saves the World! (And, by Extension, Book Week Scotland) on itch.io A commission for the Scottish Book Trust’s Book Week Scotland, November 2020. From the Scottish Book Trust website: Ever wondered why Scottish Literature punches so far above its weight? Yearned to lead a team of Scottish writers to fight against an…

  • Glasgow Flourishes

    Glasgow Flourishes

    Commissioned performance, TEDxGlasgow, 2014 8pp pamphlet, Tapsalteerie, 2014 (edition of 60) OUT OF PRINT.

  • whale / tree

    whale / tree

    Watch on Vimeo. Text and voice: Calum Rodger Camera: Genevieve Gosselin-G Editing: Jonathan Lamy and Calum Rodger Sound editing: Richy Carey This film is part of a project with the Maison de la poésie (Montreal) and the Scottish Poetry Library, funded by the Quebec Government and British Council, via Connexions Quebec-UK Connections, and supported by…