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The Dark Mountain Project in association with Wiston Lodge presents:
'Carrying the Fire'
April 20th - 22nd 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.
Paul Kingsnorth, writer and co-founder Dark Mountain Project
Margaret Elphinstone, novelist, author of 'The Gathering Night'
Norman Bissell, poet and director of the Scottish Centre for Geopoetics
Sharon Blackie, author and publisher, TwoRavens Press
Luke Devlin, Director of the Centre for Human Ecology
With music from Mairi Campbell and others, storytelling, arts and crafts and a
spectacular otherworldly woodland performance on the saturday night!
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
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