Christine De Luca

writes in both English and Shetlandic and is a native Shetlander who lives in Edinburgh where she is the current Makar (poet laureate). She writes mainly poetry and her work has been featured in Best Scottish Poems of the Year (2006, 2010, and 2013). Her latest collection, Dat Trickster Sun (Mariscat, 2014) was shortlisted for the Michael Marks Poetry Prize and is now also published in Italian.