Daily Archives: January 26, 2012

Marathon poetry reading of Robbie Burns Poetry @ SFU Harbour Centre

  • Pictures from the Robbie Burns Day, marathon of poetry reading… lots of great fun.

Dr. Leith Davis – creator of the Marathon Poetry reading event at SFU Harbour Centre.  She is director of the Centre for Scottish Studies, SFU.  We pose by a small bronze replica of the Robbie Burns Statue in Stanley Park, created for the St. Andrews & Caledonian Society of Vancouver.


three of Leith's students give a reading – look at the time clock!

Storyteller Mary Gavan read some poetry, then enjoyed the haggis I served her.

My friends Bruce and Bob also gave poetry readings.
I have never seen a BIGGER HAGGIS.

Everybody sings Auld Lang Syne for the ending

More Pictures on my flickr photo set

SFU Burns Marathon poetry reading

SFU Burns Marathon poetry…