Wayne Price and Jen Cooper
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 11.00am to 12.00pm
Wayne Price teaches at University of Aberdeen and is Co-Director of the WORD Centre for Creative Writing. His ﬁrst story collection, Furnace, 2014, was followed by his novel, The Mercy Seat, 2015. His poetry pamphlet Fossil Record, was selected by Carol Ann Duffy for the Laureate’s Choice Series 2015. Jen Cooper, winner of The Scottish Book Trust New Writer Award 2016, is a poet and Honorary Fellow of the WORD Centre for Creative Writing. Her poems have appeared in The Rialto, Ambit, New Writing Scotland and Envoi, and her current collection is influenced by her time in the Cairngorms.