at the awards ceremony.
The Shed Press has won the National Library of Scotland 2016 Callum Macdonald Memorial Award.
The winning poetry pamphlet was The Shed Press's 'Makkin-wires', written and published by Jenny Elliott.
Second place was awarded to Lancaster's Wayleave Press, for 'Clay' by Elizabeth Burns.
Established in 2001 in memory of Callum Macdonald, the award recognises the publication of poetry pamphlets. It is funded by the Michael Marks Charitable Trust, and the 2016 award was presented by Lady Marks.
First prize is £800, and second prize is £400. The author of the winning pamphlet is also eligible for a two-week residency in Greece in July as the Michael Marks Poet in Residence at Harvard University's Center for Hellenic Studies.
Read more in our award press release.
13 May 2016