Launch at Blackwell’s, Edinburgh, with Alison Peebles, Tuesday 11th December, 6.30pm

Alison Peebles is an award-winning Scottish actress and director in theatre, film, and television in a career spanning over thirty years. Trained as an artist at Edinburgh College of Art, she co-founded the celebrated Communicado Theatre Company and was noted for her portrayal of Lady Macbeth in Michael Boyd’s seminal production of Macbeth at The Tron Theatre. She was nominated … Continue reading Launch at Blackwell’s, Edinburgh, with Alison Peebles, Tuesday 11th December, 6.30pm

December Launches of ‘The Tiny Talent: Selected Poems by Joan Ure’

Edinburgh (11th) and Glasgow (12th): At Blackwell’s, South Bridge, Edinburgh; 6.30-8.00pm, Tuesday 11th December 2018. A selection of the poems will be read by Alison Peebles. Tickets are free and available via Eventbrite. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/launch-of-the-tiny-talent-selected-poems-by-joan-ure-tickets-52868769914 At CCA, Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow; 5.30-7.00pm, Wednesday 12th December 2018. The poems will be read by Jan McDonald and Richie McCaffery. … Continue reading December Launches of ‘The Tiny Talent: Selected Poems by Joan Ure’

The Tiny Talent: Selected Poems by Joan Ure

This pamphlet of 22 poems by the playwright and poet Joan Ure, pen name of Elizabeth Clark (1918-78), was published on November 5th of her centenary year. It represents the first occasion on which her poetry has appeared within its own covers. The selection was edited by Richie McCaffery and Alistair Peebles, the present writer, … Continue reading The Tiny Talent: Selected Poems by Joan Ure