Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2009

224 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719063619

Bookseller Code (06)


Edwin Morgan

Inventions of modernity

Colin Nicholson

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Edwin Morgan is at the forefront of Scottish (and British) literature, having written plays, translations and poems for over sixty years
  • This book also includes an autobiographical sequence of poems, that were published for the first time
  • Colin Nicholson has known the poet for a number of years and writes very eloquently and trenchantly - and without jargon
  • Morgan is the National Poet of Scotland - the Makr -
  • Edwin Morgan is also the Poet Laureate of Glasgow and was awarded the Queen's gold Medal for Poetry in 2000
  • He is also one of Carcanet Press's bestselling poets