Carrying the Fire 2013
at Wiston Lodge near Biggar, South Lanarkshire.
An intimate festival of ideas, poetry, music, and performance. Exploring the connections between the arts, ecology and cultural resilience.
With talks/performances from:
Jay Griffiths, Author of ‘Wild’ and ‘Kith’
Sara Maitland, author of ‘Gossip from the Forest’
Chris Fremantle, EcoArt Scotland
Mairi Campbell & Em Strang
Dark Mountain “feels like the beginning of the story of the world. Not a world shaped by politicians or by global corporations, but by storytellers and singers who make us feel at home on the earth.” Charlotte Du Cann, The Independent
For further information go to: carryingthefire.co.uk