1. ESRC Genomics Network (archive)
  2. Gengage
  3. The Human Genre Project

Genomics Forum · Events

Genomics Poetry Competition Reading Party

Public event   13.04.2011

Starts

13.04.2011

Ends

13.04.2011

Organised by

ESRC Genomics Forum and Scottish Poetry Library

Venue

Scottish Poetry Library, 5 Crichton’s Close, Canongate, Edinburgh

Event details

Free public event as part of the Edinburgh Science Festival

We will be toasting poetry and science with a series of readings.

Our ESRC Genomics Forum Poetry Competition held in partnership with the Scottish Poetry Library received over 230 entries from across the UK, America, New Zealand, the Cook Islands, Uganda and India, from writers inspired to consider how work in the field of genomics, including DNA profiling, personalised medicine and stem cell research, is helping society by `improving the human`.

This evening event offers you the chance to meet and chat with some of our competition winners and enjoy their poetry.

Further details

http://www.genomicsnetwork.ac.uk/forum/events/pastevents/publicevents/furtherdetails,24466,en.t4.html