Shetland Inspired Book Short Listed for Major Prize
Posted by Donald Anderson on October 6th, 2010
“Stormy Weather”, a book for children written and illustrated by celebrated author, Debi Gliori, has been short-listed for the Royal Mail Prize for children’s literature.
The book, for children under seven years old, was inspired by a creative writing residency undertaken by Debi Gliori in September 2007, run by Shetland Arts in partnership with SIC… Read the rest...
Poetry Reading by Choman Hardi, Friday 26th March
Posted by Emily Sharp on March 25th, 2010
At 7.30pm on Friday 26th March, Shetland Library will be the venue for a reading by acclaimed poet Choman Hardi, author of “Life for Us” (Bloodaxe 2006) and Shetland Arts Creative Writer in Residence.
The reading, which will also include performances by local poets, is the last appearance that Choman Hardi will make in her… Read the rest...
An Evening of Poems and Stories with John Hudson
Posted by Donald Anderson on November 24th, 2009
Shetland Arts Writer in Residence, John Hudson will make the final appearance of his residency in Room 5 of Islesburgh House at 7.30pm on Friday 27th November.
Mr Hudson will be joined by a coterie of the local writers who have been involved in the string of workshops, who will give readings of their own… Read the rest...