stanza poetry festival

  • The Book of Ours – StAnza Poetry Festival 2022

    Thu 10 March, 12:00pm - Sun 13 March, 5:00pm
    Byre Theatre, St Andrews

    Over 100 people who have experienced homelessness have made a medieval-style illuminated manuscript describing their lives, hopes and dreams, in a 2-year project. A BOOK OF OURS contains a Calendar, songs, an Office of the Dead, and a book of… Read More

  • On This Day – 17 March 2011

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    Ten Poems from Hafez – Jila Peacock On this day ten year ago, Fife Contemporary opened Ten Poems from Hafez as part of StAnza 2011. Iranian-born painter and printmaker Jila Peacock created a hand-made artist’s book of Persian calligraphic shape… Read More

  • Fife Contemporary – Living with Covid

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    It’s now about a year since Covid-19 struck the world’s consciousness. In that time there has been much change, much sadness, and in the arts (as with most things), a sudden move from the physical to the virtual in terms… Read More

  • Unique Digital Prints of Poets by Alan Vest

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    As this coming year’s StAnza Poetry Festival programme has been launched, we’re delighted to offer for sale limited edition digital prints of 9 poets by Alan Vest, an exhibitor at 2018’s festival. You may remember that the run-up to the… Read More

  • Poetrytreat with Jim Stewart and Soda Kitsch

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    Poetrytreat exhibition for StAnza 2016 Poetry Festival: For StAnza 2016 six poets were invited to write a poem in response to the gift of a craft object. This was chosen for them from the forthcoming Spring/Summer treat Store collection which… Read More