The Burning Sand


18 APR 2014

The Burning Sand

  The Burning Sand Vol 3 was commissioned by Glasgow International 2014, with support from Outset Scotland.

The Burning Sand is a bi-annual magazine edited by Sarah Lowndes and designed by Sophie Dyer & Maeve Redmond, and bimonthly event at The Poetry Club.  The Burning Sand Volume I launched at The Poetry Club on Friday 19th April, 2013.

Volume 3 of the magazine was launched as part of Glasgow International 2014, and included distinctive voices including a new image-text work from artist Kathryn Elkin, a collaborative contribution by Wolf (musician and composer Kim Moore and artist Fergus Dunnet), Jenny Brownrigg's story, "Five art curators consider transforming an interior", three "Untitled" acrylic paintings composed on pieced newspaper by Tony Swain, Nerea Bello's eloquent analysis of the controversial annual ritual Alarde parade, Lauren Gault's evocative composition "Such Lush Detail", Luke Fowler's researches into the live electronic work of maverick Canadian composer Martin Bartlett and Sarah Lowndes on the emergence of Projective Verse in early 1950's San Francisco.