Wordplay 2014 now on sale
Posted by Lisa Ward on September 10th, 2014
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.… Read the rest...
Call for interest from Shetland craftmakers
Posted by Lisa Ward on March 25th, 2014
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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LK243 UnderSail Exhibition returns to Shetland for Wordplay 2013
Posted by Lisa Ward on August 30th, 2013
During the Tall Ships Races in 2011, artist Imi Maufe was on board the Swan. This week Imi returns to Shetland for Wordplay to show LK243 UnderSail, an exhibition of the work she created as a response to her experiences during the Tall Ships Races. She will also be giving a talk about the project… Read the rest...
Full programmes for Wordplay & Screenplay 2013 released this week
Posted by Lisa Ward on August 21st, 2013
Shetland Arts has today released online the complete programme for its annual Book Festival, Wordplay 2013, running from 31 August to 8 September. The full programme for Screenplay 2013, Shetland Arts’ annual Film Festival which runs at the same time, will be released online tomorrow (Thursday 22 August). Tickets for events at both festivals will… Read the rest...
Shetland Arts releases overview of Wordplay 2013
Posted by Lisa Ward on August 13th, 2013
Shetland Arts this week has revealed some of the details of the first weekend of its annual Book Festival, Wordplay 2013, running this year from 31 August to 8 September, as well a glimpse at some of the workshops that will be available to attend throughout the Festival.
Shetland Arts’ Literature Development Officer, Donald Anderson,… Read the rest...