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'The Piston and the Pen':   Scottish Workers and the Mitchell's Poet's Corner Collection

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'The Piston and the Pen': Scottish Workers and the Mitchell's Poet's Corner Collection

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'The Piston and the Pen': Scottish Workers and the Mitchell's Poet's Corner Collection

Book tickets

Free
18+ years
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0141 287 2999

Dates and times

Thursday 16 May 2019
6:15PM - 7:15PM

This talk by Professor Kirstie Blair of the University of Strathclyde highlights some of the treasures found in the Library’s extensive collection of nineteenth and twentieth- century minor Scottish poets, especially the inclusion of numerous poetry-writing industrial workers within it.

BL-LKN Writing 2019 theme. 

Uses Mitchell Scottish Poetry Collection source material.

Supported by display from SC 

British Library-Living Knowledge Network - Moir / Dyer / Simpson


Venue

The Mitchell Library

North Street, Glasgow, G3 7DN

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