Miranda Heggie of The Herald reviewing a perfomance with Mark Spalding at Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh
poet and playwright, composer and improvising musician
Haworth Hodgkinson is a poet and playwright, composer and improvising musician,
whose work often involves collaboration with other writers, musicians, dancers and
visual artists, as well as solo performances combining poetry and music.
Haworth Hodgkinson's latest album Year's Embers was released on the
High Moss label on 31 October 2016.
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Haworth Hodgkinson on the Literature Show
Haworth Hodgkinson was the guest on the Literature Show on 9 August 2014, talking
about the launch of his High Moss project.
Haworth Hodgkinson in Glenbuchat
On Sunday 14 September 2014 Haworth Hodgkinson gave a solo performance in Glenbuchat
Hall, combining his own poetry with music from a variety of wind and percussion
instruments, as part of New Words 2014.
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Tractor Bastard, Haworth Hodgkinson's
second poetry collection, was published by Malfranteaux Concepts in 2012 and launched at the New Words festival.
A Weakness for Mermaids
Haworth Hodgkinson's first collection,
A Weakness for Mermaids, was published by Koo Press in 2007 and reprinted in 2011.
Haworth Hodgkinson was a presenter on the Literature Show on Aberdeen's shmuFM
from 2012 to 2014, and in August 2012 he sat in for Elaine May Smith on her show
on Mearns FM.
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North East Writers
Haworth Hodgkinson was the founder of the
New Words festival of new writing in Aberdeen and North-East Scotland, and
of the North East Writers
literature development agency.