Festivals and Conferences

Scope and Content

Edwin Morgan was invited to speak at, or otherwise be involved in numerous festivals and conferences. This series includes papers relating to:
'Edinburgh Festival Writers Conference, 1962' (1962);
'James Watt bicentenary 1969' (1969);
'Bookfest Glasgow, 1981' (1980-1981);
'International Poetry Festival Toronto, May 1981' (1980-1981);
'Cambridge Poetry Festival, 1983' (1982-1983);
'NORWID: Centenary Symposium, Glasgow, 1984' (1983-1984);
'From Pasternak to Rushdie: Literary Censorship and its Consequences,' the James Cameron Address for Scottish Council for Civil Liberties (1991);
'Glasgay' (1993-1996);
'Post Office Literary Lecture, Edinburgh, 1999' (1999-2000);
Bibliography of Scottish Literature in Translation Conference, 1999 (1990-2003);
International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (1992-2002).


The contents of this series were selected during cataloguing from individual files which EM created, not as part of sequences such as MS Morgan F: Poetry Readings, or MS Morgan G: Reviews, essays &amp: talks.

Access Information

Cataloguing is in progress and access to some material is restricted; appointment required

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at University of Glasgow Collections

Related Material

There is related material for some international festivals in MS Morgan H: Tours

Geographical Names