- From 'At Eighty' by Edwin Morgan Push the boat out, compañeros,
push the boat out, whatever the sea.
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Edinburgh’s International Poetry Festival

Push the Boat Out is a brand new poetry festival, located In Edinburgh, which will showcase fresh, provocative, radical, audacious, inspiring poetry and spoken word, and bring people together to enjoy, experience and interrogate it. By any means necessary.

Poetry will never stand still. There are challenging times ahead. Get in the boat, compañeros.


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Two days to go. Please join us as and when you can through the day. A celebration of where we are and a looking forward. An exciting list of writers and thinkers. See thread. It’s open to all and free. Register here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/symposium-on-writing-and-creative-practice-at-the-university-of-glasgow-tickets-149837252255



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