Issue 137: Haggis Hunting

Review 137: Haggis Hunting

Review 137: Haggis Hunting

Haggis Hunting: fifty years of new playwrighting in Scotland

Guest editors Nicola McCartney and K.S Morgan McKean have created a wonderful theatre-based issue of the Review, which tied in beautifully with the Haggis Hunting: 50 Years of New Playwriting in Scotland conference.



Contributors include:




JL Williams, Alex Williams, Roddy Lumsden, Ross Wilson, David Yezzi, Fiona Wilson, Ben Wilkinson, Peter Mackay

Play Extracts

Jo Clifford, Linda McLean, Zinnie Harris, Davey Anderson, Peter Arnott, Nicola McCartney, David Greig

Bring Back…

Philip Howard on Dark Earth, Alan McKendrick on Come and be Killed, Zinnie Harris on Shining Souls, Anne Lacey on Good, Gabriel Quigley on The Great Northern Welly Boot Show, D.C. Jackson on Distracted, Alison Peebles on The Widows of Clyth

Articles on Theatre

David Greig, K.S. Morgan McKean, Ian Brown, Joyce McMillan


    Read some recent snippets of the Review online

    Two poems from Roddy Lumsden: Women in Paintings and Tact

    Poetry from JL Williams: Pool Hall School and Time Breaks the Heart

    Frances Leviston's article questions the recent re-reading of the work of Elizabeth Bishop. Spectacle and Speculation

    David Wheatley examines the political poem today in his article, Between ‘Helpless Right’ and ‘Forced Pow’r’

    Share a bus journey in Graham Fulton's poem Blue Bag

    Our editor expounds on poetry, place and the Review itself:
    Alan Gillis: The State of the Review

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