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His collection An Ear to the Ground was a Poetry Book Society Choice, and Stolen Light was shortlisted for Saltire Scottish book of the year.

Stewart Conn (born 1936) is a Scottish poet and playwright, born in Hillhead, Glasgow. His father was a minister Kelvinside Church but the family moved to Kilmarnock, Ayrshire in 1941 when he was five. During the 1960s and 1970s, he worked for the BBC at their offices off Queen Margaret Drive and moved to Edinburgh. His collection An Ear to the Ground was a Poetry Book Society Choice, and Stolen Light was shortlisted for Saltire Scottish book of the year. A special issue of Chapman magazine was devoted to the work of Stewart Conn, April 1, 2007.

Stewart Conn was born in Glasgow and grew up in Ayrshire His latest poetry collection is The Touch of Time: New and Selected Poetry (2014).

Stewart Conn was born in Glasgow and grew up in Ayrshire. After studying at the University of Glasgow, he joined BBC Scotland, eventually becoming Senior Radio Drama Producer, a position he held until 1992. Stewart Conn is a member of Scottish PEN, a Fellow of the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, and Honorary President of Edinburgh's Shore Poets. In 2006 he was awarded the inaugural Institute of Contemporary Scotland's Iain Crichton Smith Award for services to literature. In 2010 he was made an honorary fellow of the Association for Scottish Literary Studies. His latest poetry collection is The Touch of Time: New and Selected Poetry (2014).

Stolen Light: Selected Poems (Bloodaxe Books, 1999) Ghosts at Cockcrow (Bloodaxe, 2005). Conn - For other uses, see Conn (disambiguation). In the Kibble Palace (1987). Conn of the Hundred Battles - Conn Cétchathach ( of the Hundred Battles, pron. Conn Smythe - This article is about the person.

The new work here pursues the themes of his earlier Bloodaxe collections Stolen Light: Selected Poems (1999), Ghosts at Cockcrow (2005) and The Breakfast Room (2010)

The new work here pursues the themes of his earlier Bloodaxe collections Stolen Light: Selected Poems (1999), Ghosts at Cockcrow (2005) and The Breakfast Room (2010). With what Professor Carla Sassi sees as 'his thoughtful attention to small details, his redeeming gaze, his formal control of impeccably constructed verses, and his deep and warm humanity', he movingly explores everyday events and revelations, and how – like our lives and those of our loved ones – they are transformed by time. Poetry & Drama Poetry. To read this book, upload an EPUB or FB2 file to Bookmate

Conn's self-selected retrospective is as impressive a presentation of this substantial poet as will probably ever be made. His poems are incredible! I highly reccommend this book and other books by him.

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Stewart Conn's biography and life story His collection An Ear to the Ground was a Poetry Book Society Choice, and Stolen Light was shortlisted for Saltire Scottish book of the year.

Stewart Conn's biography and life story. Stewart Conn (born 1936) is a Scottish poet and playwright, born in Hillhead, Glasgow. Estuary Waking in the small hours the night before you go into hospital, you press the palm of my hand to your cheek so that my wrist, following the line.

His poetry books include Stolen Light: Selected Poems (1999), Ghosts at Cockcrow (2005), The Breakfast Room (2010) and The Touch of Time: New & Selected Poems (2014) from Bloodaxe

His poetry books include Stolen Light: Selected Poems (1999), Ghosts at Cockcrow (2005), The Breakfast Room (2010) and The Touch of Time: New & Selected Poems (2014) from Bloodaxe. His other publications include a memoir, Distances (Scottish Cultural Press, 2001), and two anthologies, 100 Favourite Scottish Poems (SPL/Luath Press, 2006), a TLS Christmas choice, and 100 Favourite Scottish Love Poems (Luath Press, 2008)

Conn's self-selected retrospective is as impressive a presentation of this substantial poet as will probably ever be made."" --Booklist starred review ""An author's Collected Poems carries a sense of finality which is not present in a Selected Poems, which suggests that there is more to come, and I certainly hope that this will be the case with Stewart Conn. ...Stewart Conn possesses a genuinely lyrical Scottish voice, which he makes universally appealing."" --World Literature Today.

Stolen Light: Selected Poems epub download

ISBN13: 978-1852244842

ISBN: 1852244844

Author: Stewart Conn

Category: Literature and Fiction

Subcategory: Poetry

Language: English

Publisher: Bloodaxe Books Ltd (March 13, 2000)

Pages: 192 pages

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