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Participants: Nancy Somerville

Nancy Somerville(Photo: Alan McGill)

Nancy Somerville's first poetry collection is Waiting for Zebras (Red Squirrel Press, 2008).  Born in Glasgow and now Edinburgh-based, her work has been published widely in magazines and anthologies, including 100 Favourite Scottish Poems (Luath, 2006) and New Writing Scotland 26 (ASLS, 2008). In 2004, with Stewart Conn, she co-edited Goldfish Suppers, an illustrated poetry anthology for families with young children. She is currently co-editing a poetry anthology with Kevin Cadwallender, to be published by Luath Press in 2009. She is a member of Shore Poets and the WEA Diggers Writers Group.

StAnza 2009 Events:

Sun 22 March | Voices of Scotland: Gaelic & Scots
Reading: Martin MacIntyre, Nancy Somerville
The Undercroft, St John's House, South Street

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