Jackie Kay

Don't miss an hour of poetry and entertainment with the Scots Makar and author of award-winning publications Jackie Kay as part of Paisley Book Festival!

Jackie Kay

About Jackie Kay

Join us for an hour of poetry and entertainment with the Scots Makar and author of award-winning publications Jackie Kay, who’ll be reading poems on the festival’s theme of Radical Stories and Rebel Voices, including some new work inspired by the American performer and international activist Paul Robeson.

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