Edinburgh – 2002

Three Griffin Poetry Prize winners – Anne Carson, Alice Notley and Christian Bök – read from their works at the 2002 Edinburgh International Book Festival (August, 2002) at a special Griffin Poetry Prize event.

Anne Carson, whose most recent book at that time was The Beauty of the Husband, and Bök, flew in from Canada to join Paris-based Alice Notley at the Edinburgh reading In addition, Scott Griffin, chairman of the Griffin Trust and trustees David Young and Robin Robertson (Slow Air) were also in attendance.

Read the full text of the announcement of this event here.

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