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28 October 2012

Jim Carruth

Andrew Ferguson | Angela McSeveney
Music: tba

Henderson’s at St John’s 3 Lothian Road, Edinburgh EH1 2EP

7.45 pm to 10.00 pm

bar from 7.15pm

Admission £5 / concessions £3

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Shore Poets Anniversary CD

from the shore CD cover (image: James Christie)

At Leith’s Shore Gallery in 1991, Brian Johnstone and Rosalind Brackenbury started a series of poetry readings that has become a landmark in Edinburgh’s cultural landscape.

In celebration of the 20th anniversary, the current Shore Poets collective invited group members past and present to record this commemorative CD.

Contributors: Shaun Belcher, Rosalind Brackenbury, Ken Cockburn, Stewart Conn, Allan Crosbie, Young Dawkins, Christine De Luca, Alan Gillis, Jim Glen, Diana Hendry, Paula Jennings, Brian Johnstone, Gavin Jones, Brian McCabe, Ian McDonough, Martin MacIntyre, Dougie McKenzie, Jane McKie, Angela McSeveney, Mark Ogle, Andrew Philip, Morelle Smith, Nancy Somerville, Gael Turnbull, Hamish Whyte, Jim C. Wilson

Music: Minnow, The Kitchen Stools

Editing & compilation: Peter Cudmore

Design & website: Peter Cudmore & Hugh Dailly

Cover photograph: Antony Gormley at Leith Docks by James Christie