Poetry Reading 17th November @ 7pm
Join us for a night of readings with poets Thomas Stewart, Len Lukowski, Saskia McCracken and Stuart Rawlinson.
Thomas Stewart (he/him) is a Welsh writer. He is the author of two pamphlets: Based on a true story (out in November with fourteen poems) and empire of dirt, published by Red Squirrel Press in 2019. In 2021 he was awarded a New Writers Award from Scottish Book Trust and his work has been published in Poetry Wales, Butcher’s Dog, Best Scottish Poems 2019, The Amsterdam Quarterly, And Other Poems, The Glasgow Review of Books, The Stockholm Review of Literature, among others.
Len Lukowski (he/him) is a queer writer and performer based in Glasgow. He writes poetry, fiction, lyrics and memoir. His work has been published in New Writing Scotland, Magma and many other places. In 2018 he won the Wasafiri New Writing Award for Life Writing. Len's debut poetry pamphlet The Bare Thing was published by Broken Sleep Books in 2022. He has played in the punk bands Jean Genet, Twinken Park and Faggot.
Saskia McCracken is a Glasgow-based writer and editor at Osmosis Press. She is a member of 12 collective and the Victoria Writers' Circle. Her publications include Imperative Utopia (-algia press), The King of Birds (Hickathrift Press), Cyanotypes (Dancing Girl Press) and Zero Hours (Broken Sleep Books). She was longlisted for the Bath Flash Fiction prize and awarded the Streetcake Experimental Fiction Second Prize. Her work appears in Magma, Datableed, and Amberflora. @SaskiadeRM
Stuart Rawlinson (he/him) is a writer living in Glasgow, where he works as a software developer. Poems of his have been published by Travesties!?, Gutter, Fruit Journal, Pilot Press, and others. His micro-chapbook main args is available as part of the Ghost City Press 2021 Summer Series. He was recently selected as one of the mentees for the Clydebuilt Verse Apprenticeship Scheme.
As always tickets are free but must be booked in advance