Tag Archives: Book Festival Fringe

The Power of Music: Bernard MacLaverty in conversation with Andrea Baker

22nd May, 2018
The Power of Music: Bernard MacLaverty in conversation with Andrea Baker

Bernard MacLaverty was born in Northern Ireland and brought his family to Scotland in 1975. He has written five novels and five collections of short stories, as well as screenplays, dramas for both television and radio, and libretti for Scottish …

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Poacher’s Pilgrimage – An Island Journey

8th June, 2017

Alastair McIntosh is a writer, broadcaster and activist on land reform, spirituality and ecology. His pilgrimage across the island where he was born, Harris to the south, Lewis to the north, is a thought-provoking journey relevant to current events Buy …

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Book Festival Fringe at St Andrew’s and St George’s West

29th July, 2017
Book Festival Fringe at St Andrew’s and St George’s West

            Meet leading Scottish authors and enjoy two fascinating discussions of Scottish books old and new in Edinburgh’s historic New Town church.   Poacher’s Pilgrimage – an Island Journey: Alastair McIntosh Wednesday 9 August 4.30-5.30pm …

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July-August 2017 Magazine

6th July, 2017

Our summer magazine is out now. Ian Gilmour reflects on vows,  Simon Aves reviews a year in ringing and Liz Voges reports from the Kirchentag in Berlin. Sally Foster-Fulton highlight the millions we meet in spirit round the table and Pat McKerrow follows the highs and …

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Our 2017 Festival programme is out now!

13th June, 2017

Our Festival Programme is out now! Classical, jazz, opera or world music fan – we have something for you! Bookworm? Burrow into our Book Festival Fringe – come and hear Kirsty Wark and James Runcie discuss the books that have …

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