• Herbert, WN

    Herbert, WN

    W. N. Herbert (b.1961) was born in Dundee and is a poet, academic and translator. He writes in both Scots and English and his poetry is alive with humour, wit and ideas. He has published several poetry collections, including Bad Shaman Blues (Bloodaxe, 2006) and Omnesia (Bloodaxe, 2013) which was published in twin editions as the ‘alternative text’ and the ‘remix’.


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