Sheena Blackhall and David Wheatley
Festival Marquee, King's Lawn, University of Aberdeen
Tickets are available at the Festival Box Office, which is located in King’s College Conference Centre at the University of Aberdeen (Some performances could be limited) Opening Hours 9.30am – 8pm
Saturday 28th May 12.00pm to 1.00pm
Sheena Blackhall is a writer, illustrator, traditional ballad singer and storyteller, who became Makar for Aberdeen and the North-East in 2009. An Honorary Fellow of the WORD Centre for Creative Writing, she has published 4 Scots novellas, 12 short story collections and over 80 poetry collections. Her Selected Poems: The Space Between, was published in 2014. David Wheatley teaches at the University of Aberdeen and is Co-Director of the WORD Centre for Creative Writing. His poetry collections include A Nest on the Waves and Flowering Skullcap. He is a regular reviewer for The Guardian, and Judge for the National Poetry Competition 2015.