Bruce(poet), George

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Name
Bruce(poet), George Gender: M
born on 10 March 1909 at 17:45 (= 5:45 PM )
Place Fraserburgh, Scotland, 57n42, 2w0
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Wright
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 19°32' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 29°02 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 18°23'



Biography

Scottish poet. He taught English and History and served as deputy headmaster at Dundee High School for more than ten years (1933-1946). His first collection of poetry, Sea Talk, was published in 1944.

In 1946 he took a position with the BBC as programmes producer in Aberdeen (1946-1956) and then as features producer in Edinburgh (1956-1970). During his career with the BBC he was involved in a number of important arts programs for both radio and television. He was also Theatre and Literary Critic for the Sunday Times (1964-1976) and a Fellow in Creative Writing at Glasgow University (1971-1973).

Considered part of the "Scottish Renaissance," his books include several collections of poems as well as Scottish Sculpture.

He died 25 July 2002.

Source Notes

Paul Wright quotes B.C.

Categories

  • Vocation : Writers : Poet