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29 July 2021

Inaugural Gray Day

25 February 2021


Thursday 25th February 2021 is the first Gray Day, a celebration of the writer and artist Alasdair Gray, on the 40th anniversary of his masterpiece Lanark.

To mark it a new hardback edition of Lanark and editions of other works are being published. There will be a special Gray Day Broadcast on the 25th at 7.30pm (register on Eventbrite), with special guests including Ali Smith, Yann Martel, Denise Mina, Irvine Welsh, Gemma Cairney, Ewen Bremner and more. Hosted by Neu Reekie, with Canongate and the Alasdair Gray Archive (and with special thanks to the Òran Mór).

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