StAnza poetry is back this year from the 6th-10th of March 2019
One of the top poetry festivals in the UK, StAnza is famous for its friendly atmosphere and international focus, the place to hear favourite poets, discover new voices and enjoy the beautiful town of St Andrews and StAnza’s lively festival hub. Choose from more than 100 readings, performances, discussions, poetry inspired installations and exhibitions and other cross-media performances in a range of atmospheric venues in and around the historic and lively town centre, take part in a wide range of workshops, a masterclass and open mic events, or just sit and enjoy the lively festival scene with a coffee or drink. Poets include Imtiaz Dharker, Ishion Hutchinson, Menna Elfyn, Caroline Bird, John Burnside, J.O. Morgan, A.E. Stallings, John Burnside, Fiona Moore and Alan Spence. This year’s themes are Off the Page and Another Place and the Mediterranean and Beyond is translated language focus. Bulk purchase discounts and many free events. Find out more and book your tickets here.