When: Thursday 10 to Sunday 13 June
Where: Online (YouTube)
The Scottish Books Long Weekend is a
celebration of Scotland's rich and diverse writing and publishing
From Thursday 10 June to Sunday 13 June
and Publishing Scotland bring you a
bounty of book events. For more information, visit BooksfromScotland.com.
Watch later or watch again! All events in The
Scottish Books Long Weekend will be recorded and will be uploaded
to the Publishing Scotland YouTube channel with closed
captions on Tuesday 15 June.
THURSDAY 10 JUNE
- First Love: In Conversation with Estelle Maskame / Chaired by
Edi Stark - Thursday 10 Jun 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM.
FRIDAY 11 JUNE
- What Next For Scotland at Home and Abroad? Talking Politics
with Malcom Combe, Annie Tindley, Stephen Gethins & Angie
Zelter - Friday 11 June 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM.
- The Wild, Wild West: Talking Crime Fiction with Diarmid
McArthur, Leela Soma & Robbie Morrison - Friday 11 June 1:30 PM
to 2:30 PM.
- School Daze: Talking Teenage Kicks with Ely Percy &
Kirkland Ciccone Morrison - Friday 11 June 3:30 PM to 4:30
- Beauty, Borders, Belonging: In Conversation with Kei Miller and
Bashabi Fraser - Friday 11 June 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM.
SATURDAY 12 JUNE
- The Fairy Song: Storytelling with Janis Mackay - Saturday 12
June 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM.
- Learning Through Lockdown: The Impact of Coronavirus on
Education in Scotland - Saturday 12 June 11:30 AM to 12:30
- So You Want to Get Into Publishing? Roles Demystified with Kay
Farrell, Leah McDowall, Ceris Jones, Kirstin Lamb - Saturday 12
June 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM.
- Catastrophe, Conspiracy and Community: Talking Survival with
Ewan Morrison and Donald S. Murray - Saturday 12 June 3:30 PM to
- The Legacy of Slavery: Alex Renton in Conversation with Lisa
Williams - Saturday 12 June 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM.
SUNDAY 13 JUNE
- Illustration Workshop with Writer and Illustrator Kate Milner -
Sunday 13 June 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM.
- The Past is Another Country: Talking Historical Fiction with
Iain F Macleod, Calum L Macleod and Graham Cooper - Sunday 13 June
1:30 PM to 2:30 PM.
- Edinburgh's Underworlds: Talking Gothic and Crime with Fiona
Erskine, T. L Huchu and Kaite Welsh - Sunday 13 June 3:30 PM to
- Case Study: In conversation with Graeme Macrae Burnet - Sunday
13 June 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM.