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Talk Wigtown Book Festival | Wigtown Poetry Prize

Wigtown Book Festival | Wigtown Poetry Prize


In person & Online event

In this event, the chairperson or one or more of the speakers will be joining remotely.

In association with The Gaelic Books Council, Moniack Mhor, Scottish Poetry Library, Saltire Society and StAnza.

Wigtown Poetry Prize celebrates wonderful writing from across the globe. Hear from our Prize supporters and judges as they announce the winners of this year’s five categories. William Letford presents the awards for both the Wigtown Prize and the Alastair Reid Pamphlet Prize, Robert Alan Jamieson announces the Wigtown Scots Prize winner and Sandy NicDhòmhnaill Jones reveals her Wigtown Scottish Gaelic Prize choices. The winner of the Dumfries and Galloway Fresh Voice Award will also be announced.

This event will have live subtitles provided by Stagetext, delivered by MyClearText.

Event details

Sat 2 Oct 2021, 6:00pm

Live subtitling by MyClearText

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Venue details

Wigtown Book Festival
County Buildings
Main Hall

Phone: 01988 403 222 (Box Office)

Website: Wigtown Book Festival

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