Posts Tagged ‘literature’

Shetland On Page and Screen with Ann Cleeves

Posted by on September 9th, 2016 No Comments
Shetland On Page and Screen with Ann Cleeves

Join bestselling author of BBC’s Shetland Ann Cleeves, Professor of Forensic Pathology at Aberdeen University Dr James Grieve, and Shetland’s Mr Fix-It Davie Gardner, as they screen clips from the series and discuss the fact and fiction of Shetland to celebrate the launch of Cleeves’ brand new novel, ‘Cold Earth’. Cold Earth is Cleeves’ 30th […]

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Literature Development Survey now online

Posted by on March 1st, 2016 No Comments
Literature Development Survey now online

Following public discussions at Mareel in February, Shetland Arts is inviting members of the public to take part in a survey to gather thoughts and views from interested parties on what their hopes and ambitions are for the future development of Literature in Shetland. The survey includes only one question: What are your priorities for […]

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Conversation on future development priorities for literature to be held at Mareel

Posted by on February 4th, 2016 No Comments
Conversation on future development priorities for literature to be held at Mareel

Shetland Arts will be holding a meeting to discuss future priorities for supporting and encouraging development in literature in the isles. The meeting follows on from those previously held on Theatre, Visual Art and Craft and Film. It will take place in Mareel on 16th February at 6pm in Screen 2, Mareel.  The event is […]

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Wordplay 2014 now on sale

Posted by on September 10th, 2014 No Comments

See the brand new Wordplay 2014 dedicated website here! Events at Wordplay 2014, running from 12-16 November, are now on sale. Wordplay is Shetland Arts’ annual book festival and has been running since 2001. Welcoming writers of local, national and international renown, the festival features a mix of readings, writing workshops, children’s events, and signings. […]

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Call for interest from Shetland craftmakers

Posted by on March 25th, 2014 No Comments
Call for interest from Shetland craftmakers

Call for interest from Shetland craftmakers! Shetland Forwirds invites Shetland-based craftmakers to take part in the Year of Dialect 2014 through incorporating dialect into your work. Find out more & how to apply here:  

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