Scottish Masters: Don Paterson and Kathleen Jamie (Poetry reading, 11th December)

colpitts_2For its final reading of the year, Colpitts Poetry brings back to Durham two familiar faces: Don Paterson was Book Festival Laureate in 2011, while Kathleen Jamie has worked alongside various institutions around Durham, including the Centre for Medical Humanities. Doors open at 20.00 on 11th December, at Palace Green Library, Durham.

Don Paterson’s new collection, 40 Sonnets (Faber and Faber), is shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize, which he has previously won twice. Kathleen Jamie has won the Forward Prize in 2004 and the Costa Poetry Prize in 2012. Her new collection is The Bonniest Companie (Picador).

For the first word on readings after Christmas, be sure to follow the Colpitts Poetry website or on twitter @colpittspoetry.


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