Jenni Fagan’s AAA Edinburgh

Jenni Fagan’s AAA Edinburgh

Jenni Fagan was born in Livingston, and lives in Portobello – a seaside town in Edinburgh. She has twice been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and was shortlisted for the Dundee International Book Prize, the Desmond Elliott Prize and the James Tait Black Prize. Jenni was selected as one of the Granta’s Best Young British Novelists in 2013 after the publication of her astonishing debut novel, The Panopticon. Her most recent novel, 2016’s The Sunlight…

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Final chapter of Leonard Cohen poetry to be released by Edinburgh publishers

Final chapter of Leonard Cohen poetry to be released by Edinburgh publishers

The ‘final chapter’ of Leonard Cohen’s poetry is set to be released next year by Edinburgh-based publishers Canongate under the title The Flame. The iconic Canadian musician and poet, who died aged 82 on November 7, 2016, selected and ordered the poems in the book, of which “the overwhelming majority” is new material. Before his music career took off in the late 60s, Cohen first published a collection of poetry in 1956, and published 12 more volumes throughout his career. He…

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