John Burnside: Reading & Conversation
Festival of Hope 2
A sparkly conversation between excellent Slovenian journalist Ksenija Horvat and Scottish poet John Burnside, the guest of honor at the 24. Days of Poetry and Wine festival. They delved into the role of poetry in these complicated times and the social changes we have been experiencing in recent months and years.
About John Burnside: John Burnside (1955) is a Scottish poet and writer. He studied English and European literature at Cambridgeshire College of Art and Technology, and today at the University of St. He teaches Andrews creative writing, American poetry, and poetry and ecology. He has written eight novels, three collections of short prose, and fifteen poetry collections for which he has received numerous awards, including the T. S. Eliot Award, the Forward Award, and the Whitbread Award.
Days of Poetry and Wine for Festival of Hope 2