Events

Christine has performed all over Scotland and in several other countries (but only once in England).

2017

2016

2015

2014

  • 10th Dec, 1pm - Strathclyde University Reading Series - Bar Gondolphi, 64 Albion St, Glasgow G1 1NY
  • 28th Nov, 10.30am - Poetry workshop - Taigh Chearsabhagh Arts Centre and Museum, North Uist
  • 27th Nov, 7.30pm - Poetry evening - Taigh Chearsabhagh Arts Centre and Museum, North Uist
  • 25th Nov, 7pm - Michael Marks Poetry Pamphlet prize - Award ceremony - The British Library, 96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DB
  • 13th Nov, 6.30pm - Poetry of Place and No Place - University of Edinburgh, 50 George Square
  • 6th Nov, 6.30pm - That Dark Night: Poetry & Discussion around the theme of Death. - St John's Church, West End, Edinburgh
  • 26th Oct, 2.15pm - Conrad Festival, Krakow - Palace Under the Rams, Krakow
  • 15th Oct, 8pm - Edinburgh University - inauguration of PEN branch - Project Room, University of Edinburgh, 50 George Square
  • 11th Oct, 2pm - STANZA - A Bird is not a Stone - Supper Room, Town Hall, St Andrews
  • 1st Oct, 6.30pm - Poetry Association of Scotland - Scottish Poetry Library, 5 Crichton's Close, Canongate, Edinburgh EH9 2JT
  • 11th Sep, 6.30pm - Poetry and the independence debate - Glanfa Stage of the Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Bay
  • 20th Aug, 2pm - Contemporary Palestinian Poetry - Glasgow Women's Library
  • 19th Aug, 1pm - Contemporary Palestinian Poetry @ Edinburgh Book Fringe - Word Power Bookshop, West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DB
  • 18th Aug, 4.30pm - EIBF- Liz Lochhead & Friends - Edinburgh International Book Festival, Charlotte Square, Edinburgh
  • 17th Aug, 3pm - Contemporary Palestinian Poetry - Area C Palestinian Cafe, 239 Leith Walk, Edinburgh
  • 17th Aug, 8.30pm - EIBF - 30th anniversary of the Scottish Poetry Library - Edinburgh International Book Festival, Charlotte Square Gardens, Edinburgh
  • 6th Aug, 9.30pm - Trafika Europe: Northern Idyll - Summerhall Arts Centre - Cairns Lecture Theatre, Summerhall Place, EH9 1QH
  • 5th Aug, 9.30pm - Trafika Europe Launch event - Summnerhall Arts Centre (Cairns Lecture Theatre), Summerhall Place EH9 1QH
  • 4th Jul, 6.30pm - Minority tongues -unheard voices -Independent Bookshop Week - Golden Hare Bookshop, 102 West Bow, Grassmarket, Edinburgh
  • 24th Jun, 6pm - UNESCO City of Literature Salon evening - Wash Bar on the Mound, Edinburgh
  • 17th Jun, 6.30pm - Launch of 'Dat Trickster Sun' - Blackwell's Bookshop, 53-62 South Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1YS
  • 30th May, 7pm - Launch of poetry collection 'Dat Trickster Sun' - Bon Hoga Gallery, Weisdale, Shetland
  • 24th Apr, 5.45pm - Launch of 'Quaich: An Anthology of Translation in Scotland Today' - Main Building, University of Glasgow (Gilchrist Postgraduate Club)
  • 8th Jan, 7pm - Grange Association - Butterflies Cafe, Marchmont St Giles, Kilgraston Road, Edinburgh

2013

2012

  • 5th Dec, 10.30am - Book Group @ Central Library - Central Library, Edinburgh
  • 19th, 7pm - 21st Oct - Aspire Festival, Ireland - Kiffenora Cethedral & Cusack Centre, Carron
  • 6th Oct, 2.30pm - Portobello Book Festival - Old Parish Church, Portobello
  • 9th Sep, 4pm - WordPlay 2012 - Mareel - main auditorium, Lerwick, Shetland
  • 24th Jun, 7.45pm - Shore Poets - Henderson's at St John's - 3 Lothian Road
  • 16th Jun, 7pm - Celebration of Arne Ruste's poetry in his 70th year - in the town of Son, south of Oslo
  • 26th May, 7.30pm - A Celebration of Vagaland - Shetland poet - Walls Public Hall

2011

2010

2009

  • 15th Oct - Dunbar Writers - Dunbar
  • 27th Sep, 7.45pm - Shore Poets Performance - The Lot, Grassmarket, Edinburgh
  • 18th Aug, 7pm - Arrivals and Departures in the Spiegeltent - Spiegeltent, George Square, Edinburgh
  • 31st Jul - Shetland poetry evening - Waas, Shetland
  • 21st Jul, 3.20pm - International Conference - Orkney College, UHI, Kirkwall
  • 17th Jul - Poetry at Tarland - Aberdeenshire
  • 1st Jun - Shetland Art Evening - Scotland
  • 27th Mar - Portuguese evening - Edinburgh
  • 5th - 15th Mar - Festival de la Parole Poetique - Quimperlé, Brittany, France
  • 2nd - 6th Feb - Kolkata Book Fair - Kolkata, India
  • 29th Jan - The Authenticity of Memory - Edinburgh Printmakers' Workshop

2008

2007

  • 13th Dec, 7pm - A Voice for the Silenced - The Poetry Club, Glasgow School of Art, 167 Renfrew Street, Glasgow
  • 9th Oct, 6.30pm - Mondes Parallèles Launch Event - Institut Français d'Ecosse, 13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh
  • 2nd Oct - Shore Poets - Orkney
  • 1st Oct - Shore to Shore - Pier Arts Centre, Edinburgh
  • 1st Aug - 9th Salon International du Livre Insulaire - Ouessant, Brittany, France
  • 1st Jul - Moniack Mhor - Moniack Mhor
  • 2nd Jun - The Bakehouse - Gatehouse of Fleet
  • 1st Jun - Lahti International Writers' Reunion - Finland
  • 1st May - 100 Favourite Scottish poems - Edinburgh
  • 1st Apr - Women's History Conference - Lerwick, Shetland
  • 8th Mar, 6pm - Word*Power - Word*Power, West Nicolson Street, Edinburgh
  • 3rd Mar - Writer's Circle - Campbelltown Library
  • 2nd Mar - The 100 Poets Gathering - St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
  • 15th Feb, 1pm - Robert Louis Stevenson Celebration - Scottish Poetry Library, Crichton's Close, Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8DT
  • 2nd Feb - Shetland Association - Leith Town Hall, Edinburgh
  • 1st Jan - Shetland Association - Leith Town Hall, Edinburgh

2006

  • 2nd Oct - Shetland Writing prize-giving - Lerwick, Shetland
  • 1st Oct - Perth Libraries - Cairn O'Mhor Winery, Errol
  • 1st Sep - Shore Poets - Canons' Gait, 232 Canongait, Edinburgh, EH8 8DQ
  • 1st May - Iona Community Fundraiser - Netherbow Theatre, Edinburgh
  • 1st Apr - International PEN - Colloque, Paris
  • 1st Mar - Finnish and Latvian Women Poets - French Institute, Edinburgh
  • 1st Feb - Penicuik Arts Centre - Penicuik

2005

2004

  • 1st Oct - The Poetry Association of Scotland - Edinburgh
  • 1st May - Shore Thing - Edinburgh University
  • 3rd Mar - Stanza Poetry Festival - St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
  • 2nd Mar - Kaleidoscope Writers' Group - Fife
  • 1st Mar - Royal Scottish Academy of Music & Drama - Edinburgh

2003

  • 1st Dec - The Royal College of Surgeons - Edinburgh
  • 2nd Oct - Shore Poets - Canons' Gait, 232 Canongait, Edinburgh, EH8 8DQ
  • 1st Oct - Poetry Festival - Bute
  • 2nd Sep - Modern Scottish Women Poets Launch - Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh
  • 1st Sep - Shetland Book Festival & Children's Story Time - Lerwick, Shetland
  • 2nd Jul - Launch of Hansel - Burrastow House, Shetland
  • 1st Jul - Moniack Mhor - Moniack Mhor
  • 1st May - Association of Scottish Literary Studies Conference - Kirkwall

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