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Ceitidh Campbell

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Contact: [email protected]
Local authority: Highland
Languages: English, Gaelic
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Ceitidh Campbell is a bilingual poet with connections to Raasay, Lochalsh, Inverness and Penicuik. She started writing songs and poems whilst at the School of Scottish Studies. In 2018 she won the Gold Medal for solo singing at the Royal National Mòd and performs both traditional songs and her own compositions. She was the Scottish Poetry Library’s first Gaelic poetry ambassador. She produces original poetry in Gaelic with English-language glosses.

Local authorities will visit

Aberdeen City; Aberdeenshire; Angus; Argyll and Bute; Clackmannanshire; Dumfries and Galloway; Dundee; East Ayrshire; East Dunbartonshire; East Lothian; East Renfrewshire; Edinburgh City; Falkirk; Fife; Glasgow City; Highland; Inverclyde; Midlothian; Moray; Na h-Eileanan Siar (Western Isles); North Ayrshire; North Lanarkshire; Orkney Islands; Perth and Kinross; Renfrewshire; Scottish Borders; Shetland; South Ayrshire; South Lanarkshire; Stirling; West Dunbartonshire; West Lothian

Events will deliver

Bilingual event; Multilingual event; Panel event; Performance; Reading; Talk; Workshop

Topics of work

Coasts, seas & oceans; Death, grief & bereavement; Fairy tales, folklore & mythology; History; Island communities; Politics; Rural communities; Translation; Wars & conflicts; World War 1; World War 2

Age groups published for


Age groups will work with

15-18; 18+

Audience size

0-10; 11-30; 31-100; 100-500