Join Diana Hendry at a number of events this spring as she reads from her “poignant, often wryly humorous and always beautifully-crafted” new collection The Watching Stair.
Edinburgh – Sunday 27 January – Diana will be the guest poet at Shore Poets, The Outhouse, 12a Brought Street Lane, Edinburgh EH1 3LY. 7.00pm (doors open 6.30pm). Find out more at Shorepoets.org.uk
Edinburgh -Tuesday 5 February – StAnza Poetry Festival preview, 2-3 p.m. at The National Library of Scotland, George lV Bridge, EH1 1EW www.stanzapoetry.org
St. Andrews – Saturday 9 March – StAnza Poetry Festival, 11.30-12.30, The Undercroft, St.John’s House, South Street. www.stanzapoetry.org/festival/poets-artists/hendry
Thornbury, Gloucestershire – Tuesday 30 April – Diana will be at Thornbury Arts Festival, ‘in conversation’ with writer and broadcaster Sarah LeFanu, talking about her time as artistic director and reading from her new collection, The Watching Stair. Cosham Hall, Thornbury, 1 p.m. thornburyartsfestival.org.uk