William Soutar (28 April 1898 – 15 October 1943) was a Scottish poet and diarist,
who wrote in both English and Braid Scots, and is known best for his epigrams.
Poetry and heroism are inevitably associated in any consideration of the life of
William Soutar. His poetry was the prize wrested from a battle against death and
William Soutar was born on 28 April 1898 in Perth, the only son of a close and
loving family. He described himself as 'a terrible nuisance' at primary school, but
Aug 3, 2015 ... William Soutar (1898-1943) was one of the major writers of the 20th-Century
Scottish Literary Renaissance. Particularly known for his 'bairn ...
William Soutar Bio. William Soutar Often referred to as “Willie” Soutar, he was a
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William Soutar was born on this day, probably the finest poet that Perth has ever
produced and certainly one of the finest Scottish poets of this century. He wrote ...
Apr 4, 2016 ... William Soutar is arguably Perth's most famous literary son, and stands among
the leading group of all Scottish poets.
Jun 13, 2016 ... The William Soutar Writing Prize is a highly regarded competition, which
alternates between poetry and short stories. The competition goes ...
Into a Room :Selected Poems of William Soutar (Argyll Publishing, £7.99) is a
significant new addition to the Soutar bibliography. In their introduction, editors ...