Push the Boat Out: Edinburgh’s International Poetry Festival

Push The Boat Out (PTBO) is Scotland's newest poetry festival. Experience a bold new way of presenting poetry this October 15th - 17th at Summerhall Edinburgh!

Push the Boat Out: Edinburgh’s International Poetry Festival

About Push the Boat Out: Edinburgh’s International Poetry Festival

15th Oct 2021 to 17th Oct 2021
12pm - 10pm inclusive
Summerhall
1 Summerhall , Edinburgh South EH9 1PL
£0 - £25 depending on the event
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Push The Boat Out (PTBO) is Scotland's newest poetry festival.

PTBO is inspired by the vibrancy and range of contemporary poetry, hip hop, and spoken word coming out of Scotland, the UK, and further afield.

Aiming not only to give poetry a new platform, but to create an environment where all variations of this vital artform are encouraged to grow, evolve and even collide, the festival explores fresh, inventive ways to bring poetry and audiences together by challenging perceptions of what poetry is and how it can be enjoyed.

From Scotland's new makar Kathleen Jamie, to Scottish Album of the Year Award winner, Nova Scotia the Truth, and from sound installations to games of skittles, experience a bold new way of presenting poetry this October 15-17th, at Summerhall Arts Centre, Edinburgh.

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