More information, articles, links to associated organisations and projects can be found below.


Centenary

We have generated a suite of videos to celebrate the The Edwin Morgan Centenary, providing insight into the many facets of Edwin Morgan’s life and work. They can all be viewed on our website here: https://edwinmorgantrust.com/category/hold-hands-among-the-atoms/

Press coverage from the Edwin Morgan Centenary is one place to start looking at Edwin Morgan’s work and influence. Links to articles can be found here:
https://edwinmorgantrust.com/edwinmorgan100-press/

Websites

The Poetry Archive for recordings of Edwin Morgan
Scottish Poetry Library biography, bibliography and selected poems
Scottish Poetry Library archive of the Edwin Morgan collection and teaching resources
Downloadable A4/A3 poem-posters can be found on the CILIPS site:
https://www.cilips.org.uk/celebrating-edwin-morgans-centenary-resources-for-libraries/
University of Glasgow Special Collections for archive, information & links
https://www.gla.ac.uk/myglasgow/archivespecialcollections/discover/specialcollectionsa-
z/edwinmorganpapers/

also, for the poem that launched the Glasgow Gay and Lesbian Centre (GGLC)
https://universityofglasgowlibrary.wordpress.com/2014/02/20/lgbt-history-month-poem-that-
launched-gglc/

For a personal archive of photographs, commentary and links from Edwin Morgan’s friend Claudia Kraszkiewicz see
https://www.edwinmorgan.com

Publishers

Edwin Morgan’s main UK publisher Carcanet Press
Morgan’s favourite Scottish publisher Mariscat Press
For centenary publications see https://edwinmorgantrust.com/2020/07/10/centenary-publications/

Articles

British Council https://literature.britishcouncil.org/writer/edwin-morgan includes an appreciation by Sean O’Brien
BBC 2 https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/profiles/5X4jbvTmtJWG5Lj1TFsVMhh/edwin-morgan
LGBT Wiki project https://lgbt.wikia.org/wiki/Edwin_Morgan
James Campbell on Morgan as first Scots Makar https://www.theguardian.com/books/2004/feb/28/featuresreviews.guardianreview5
Donny O’Rourke reviewing the biography, reflecting on EM’s life and poetry
https://www.iwa.wales/agenda/2011/01/scotland-special-2-beyond-the-last-dragon/
Christopher Whyte, ‘Now You See It, Now You Don’t’: the love poetry of Edwin Morgan https://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/critical/aboutus/resources/stella/projects/glasgowreview/is
sue2-whyte/

Interview with Gerry Cambridge, 1997
http://www.thedarkhorsemagazine.com/Resources/EdwinMorganInterview.pdf
Interview by Sarah Crown, 2008
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2008/jan/26/poetry
Interview on his 90 th birthday
https://www.scotsman.com/lifestyle-2-15039/interview-edwin-morgan-scotland-s-greatest-living-
poet-1-801474

Obituaries

Independent https://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/obituary-edward-morgan-1475376.html
Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/books/2010/aug/19/edwin-morgan-obituary
Telegraph https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/culture-obituaries/books-
obituaries/7954871/Edwin-Morgan.html

Eulogy by George Reid https://asls.arts.gla.ac.uk/Morgan-eulogy.html


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