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Kirsty Logan

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Email hello@kirstylogan.com
Local authority: Glasgow City
Languages: English
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I'm an award-winning, widely-published writer of two novels, three story collections, a short memoir, and a flash fiction chapbook. I frequently collaborate with musicians, visual artists and filmmakers on new projects. I am a regular contributor to BBC radio with fiction, poetry and reviews. I also work as a mentor, editor and book reviewer, and have previously been a literary editor and columnist. I have performed my work at festivals and events all over the world, and often travel to give workshops and guest lectures. (Photo credit: Simone Falk)

Websites featuring the author

Local authorities can visit

Aberdeen; 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 can deliver

Mentoring; Panel event; Performance; Reading; Residency; Talk; Workshop; Chairing events

Audience can work with

Adult learners; People experiencing mental health problems; Prisoners & young offenders; Vulnerable adults; Young people in the community (e.g. Youth clubs, Guides, Scouts)

Topics of work

Adolescence; Biography & memoir; Childhood; Class & society; Coasts, seas & oceans; Contemporary fiction; Death, grief & bereavement; Discrimination & Prejudice; Editing & editing your own work; Fairy tales, folklore & mythology; Family; Fantasy; Food; Friendship; Gender equality; Health including mental health & wellbeing; History; Horror; LGBTQIA+ characters; Loneliness & isolation; Love & romance; Music; Publishing & getting published; Urban communities

Age groups published for

Teens; Adults

Age groups can work with

12-14; 15-18; Adults

Audience size

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