Category: Announcements

Announcing #ScotLitFest 2017!

We’re delighted to announce the programme for 2017’s Scot Lit Fest. Judy Murray, Scottish tennis coach and mother to tennis stars Jamie and Andy Murray, will be joining the Saltire Society’s virtual book festival the weekend after Wimbledon to discuss her new book, Knowing The Score. The line-up will also see Scotland’s Makar Jackie Kay in […]

Read more

Full #SCOTLITFEST programme is here!

We are thoroughly excited to finally bring you the final programme of The Saltire Society’s inaugural virtual literary festival ScotLitFest! Here are some of the newly confirmed authors… Outlander author Diana Gabaldon will be joining us for a Twitter chat on the Friday about just how much Scotland has influenced her writing. (A fair amount […]

Read more

More #scotlitfest authors announced!

It’s time for round 2 of our programme reveal! We have so many authors to announce that we’re just going to list them off in a rapid fire manner. Click on the names for more info on them and their event.  Vic Galloway, James Yorkston & Zoë Howe will be taking part in a podcast chatting […]

Read more

Scot Lit Fest announces first authors!

Scot Lit Fest announces first participating authors in #Saltire80 celebrations Michel Faber, A. L. Kennedy and Juno Dawson are amongst the authors lined up to celebrate Scottish literature and culture in Scot Lit Fest, Scotland’s new virtual book festival. Taking place online on the weekend June 24th – 26th 2016, events will be hosted across a […]

Read more