"Forest Fringe began in 2007, the same year as the iphone and the global financial crisis. This could be coincidence, or it could be something much more sinister." - Forest Fringe, 2016
Andy Field, Deborah Pearson and Ira Brand began Forest Fringe as a totally independent, not-for-profit space in the midst of the Edinburgh Festival.
Since then they have built a community of artists and playwrights, and are consistently rated as being a festival highlight. This collection collates the best of their work from the past decade and celebrates a remarkable body of work.
Oberon, 2016. 200 pages, paperback, colour images throughout, 14 x 22cm.
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