Saltire Poetry Short List

24 October 2016

Collections by two members of staff in the School of English have been shortlisted for the Saltire Scottish Poetry Book of the Year. 

40 Sonnets (Faber & Faber) by Professor Don Paterson and Gu Leòr / Galore (Acair) by Dr Peter Mackay are among six books in contention for the prize, which will be announced in Edinburgh on 24 November.

A former Professor from the School, Kathleen Jamie, is also in the running for The Bonniest Companie (Picador). Read more about the shortlist at The Bookseller.