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Quines: Poems in Tribute to Women of Scotland by Gerda Stevenson

  • National Library of Scotland George IV Bridge Edinburgh, Scotland, EH1 1EJ United Kingdom (map)

On the eve of International Women's Day, author, actress and singer Gerda Stevenson presents poems from her new collection. Quines celebrates the richly diverse contribution women have made to Scottish history and society, from salt-sellers to scientists. A lively encounter in poetry and song. 

'Quines is a vivid explosion of thought, description and bold opinion' — Lesley Riddoch.

'What women they were that birthed our Scottish nation and here they are, exquisitely brought to vibrant life' — Baroness Helena Kennedy QC.

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Quines: Poems in tribute to women of Scotland by Gerda Stevenson