A contemplation on home, language and loss, Sometimes I Speak English features Inuk poet, throat singer and visual artist Taqralik Partridge who performs alongside celebrated Cree cellist Cris Derksen as part of our Edinburgh International Book Festival’s Songs from the Land mini-series. Scottish musician Inge Thomson, brings new works inspired by the beautiful landscape of her Fair Isle home to this exciting programme.

Running times: 1 hour 30 minutes

Presented by Edinburgh International Book Festival and Indigenous Contemporary Scene. Supported by The Canada Council for the Arts and Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec through the PLACE Programme.


15 August, 8pm

Book Tickets

£12.00 (£10.00 concessions)