West Port Book Festival Podcasts
By West Port Book Festival
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The West Port is Edinburgh’s Soho, a heady mix of booze, bosoms, bespoke tailoring and books. We run an annual book festival that plays out over 11 wonderful West Port venues, ranging from singular second-hand bookshops to crisp art spaces and whisky-scented pubs.
||Explicit[West Port] Kei Millar||Kei Miller reads from his astonishing new collection of poems A Light Song of Light, and from his...||27 6 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit[West Port] Ewan Morrison||Ewan Morrison reads a brilliant short story from his new project, Tales from the Mall. He has wor...||27 6 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[West Port] Chloe Morrish & Jim Carruth||Farmer poet Jim Carruth grew up on his family’s farm near Kilbarchan. His poems have been widely ...||27 6 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit[West Port] Frank Quitely||We were very chuffed to announce our mystery guest was the fantastic Scottish comic book artist F...||27 6 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit[West Port] Scott-land||No-one has been as famous as Walter Scott and become as forgotten. He was so popular that, if yo...||26 6 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit[West Port] Collective Nouns with Stuart Kelly||Author and literary editor Stuart Kelly is a closet fan of collective nouns, those brilliant and ...||25 6 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit[West Port] Living legend Jim Haynes||Jim Haynes is a living legend. Flâneur, writer, publisher, former book shop owner and host to man...||20 6 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[West Port] The Book of Lost Books with Stuart Kelly||In The Book of Lost Books, Stuart Kelly reaches into the recesses of history to trace books, gre...||15 6 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[West Port] "The Canterville Ghost": A Dramatic Recitation by Owen Dudley Edwards||A dramatic recitation of Oscar Wilde's The Canterville Ghost by multi-talented literary historian...||29 10 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean[West Port] Douglas Dunn||Librarian by training, poet by vocation, Professor Dunn’s many achievements in poetry include the...||27 10 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWest Port Book Podcast 2: A Journey Through Crisps||Our second podcast features Peter Burnett, who takes us on an entertaining and illuminating trip ...||25 10 2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWest Port Book Podcast 1: Eleanor Thom||Eleanor Thom’s debut novel, The Tin-Kin, is a ﬁctional story based on photos, artefacts and memor...||24 10 2009||Free||View in iTunes|