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    Towards new open spaces with Kenneth White …

    ”Kenneth White is an absolutely genial and visionary Scottish-French author, an inspired and inspiring poet, essayist, traveller and philosopher who created the concept of ‘geopoetics’* and the International Institute of Geopoetics* in 1989.

    I first heard about Kenneth White years ago at Bordeaux Montaigne University when I began a late and short cursus of English […]

    Books from the croft at Two Ravens Press on the Isle of Lewis


    Ferry to the Outer Hebrides Oban-Barra © 2004 Scotiana

    Hi everybody,

    Before resuming our virtual ‘Journey around Scotland‘, let me tell you a few words about the titles I’ve just added to my summer reading list for whether we are going to take our favourite books with us on the beach, on […]

    Kenneth White’s Life & Works Across the Territories – Ayrshire

    Kenneth White – Lettres de Gourgounel – Les Presses d'Aujourd'hui – 1979

    I would like to begin this post with a few words about Lettres de Gourgounel (1979), one of the first books written by Kenneth White (his first book of prose) and also the first book I‘ve read by this author. The […]

    Kenneth White’s Life & Works Across the Territories

    Kenneth White The Blue Road 1990 Mainstream Publishing

    Scotiana readers who have followed us on our ‘blue road’, in Quebec, already know we are great admirers of Kenneth White. Now, we would like to share with you what we know about the well-known Scottish-French poet, academic and writer.

    Open on […]