Douglas Dunn

As well as ten collections of poetry, including Elegies (1985), The Year's Afternoon, The Donkey's Ears (both 2000), and New Selected Poems 1964-2000 (2003), Douglas Dunn has written several radio and television plays, including Ploughman's Share and Scotsman by Moonlight. He has also edited various anthologies, including Twentieth-Century Scottish Poetry (2006). Douglas Dunn has won a Somerset Maugham Award, the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize, and has twice been awarded prizes by the Scottish Arts Council. In 1981 he was awarded the Hawthornden Prize for St Kilda's Parliament. He was overall winner of the Whitbread Book of the Year Award for his collection Elegies.

Photo: Al Buntin

Events

An Audience with Douglas Dunn »

Intimate Reading: Douglas Dunn

Fri 9 March | 15:45 - 16:30 | £6.50/£4.50 | The Albany Hotel, North Street