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Soutar Birthday Lecture 2016

Stewart Sanderson’s doctoral thesis addresses the role of translation in twentieth century Scottish poetry. As part of his research, he has spent time at the Soutar House in Wilson Street examining the many works by poets of other nationalities in … Continue reading

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Soutar Writing Prize 2016

Short stories this year, judged by Alex Gray. Full details at: William Soutar website and reminder dates on the Diary page. Good luck!

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week 2 – in the morning

get up in the morning one of the great things about working night shift is that, other than in winter, you never fail to miss the dawn. that dawn might be the sun rising, it might be the mist getting … Continue reading

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Leckie

Congratulations to Soutar Writer Maurice Gartshore, who has just released his first e-book on Amazon, Leckie. Donald Leckie, an ex-DC living in Edinburgh, is being harassed by a gang boss who believes he has stolen his cocaine. He has the … Continue reading

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Soutar Writing Prize 2015

Poems this year, judged by John Glenday. Full details at: William Soutar website and reminder dates on the Diary page. Good luck!

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Sheep and Other Stories

Soutar Writer Kenneth Stephen has just released his first micro-collection of short stories on Amazon, Sheep and Other Stories. The Kindle Price of £0.79 includes VAT* & free wireless delivery via Amazon Whispernet (* Unlike print books, digital books are … Continue reading

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Soutar Writing Prize 2014

Short stories this year, judged by Zoë Strachan. Full details at: William Soutar website and reminder dates on the Diary page. Good luck!

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In the Garden with Friends

Patricia Ace writes: “just to let you know that some poetry postcards (using haiku and collagraph printing techniques) that I collaborated on last year with Edinburgh artist Lindy Furby are currently on display at the Barn Gallery, Bield Retreat Centre, … Continue reading

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Soutar Writing Prize 2013

The winners of this year’s competition were announced at the Writers’ Day in the A K Bell Library on 31st August. Provost Liz Grant and judge Brian Johnstone presented the prizes, and winning entries will feature in an ebook which … Continue reading

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P3 Competition Closed

Soutar Writers announce that entries to their inaugural P3 writing competition have now closed. Many thanks to all of you who entered! We’ll publish the shortlist in due course and the winners around 1st October, so please check the site … Continue reading

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