Literature and Publishing

Graeme Macrae Burnet on the Man Booker Prize

We speak to the Scottish author longlisted for the prestigious literary prize for his second novel 'His Bloody Project'.

The Making of... Arrivals and Sailings

We find out more about the recently published Arrivals and Sailings: The Making of George Wyllie from co-authors Louise Wyllie, eldest daughter of the artist, and arts journalist Jan Patience.

A place where time stands still

Author Sandra Ireland tells us about her year-long creative residency at Barry Mill in Angus.

Creative Scotland's support for literature, languages and publishing

In 2015-16 we awarded more than £4m to writers, poets, book festivals, storytellers, publishers and literary organisations to support their work in Scotland and internationally.

Edinburgh City of Literature’s Way with Words

We find out more about Edinburgh City of Literature's captivating Words on the Street campaign.

A Gab wi Michael Pedersen

The Scottish poet, playwright, pontificator and Neu! Reekie! Co-Founder Michael Pedersen on the collective's new short film Anywhere But the Cities, sequel poetry anthology #UntitledTwo and more.

We speak to Amy Liptrot

The Outrun author on her writing process, the unique inspiration of Orkney and future plans.

Catching up with Metaphrog

Sandra Marrs and John Chalmers have been developing comics and graphic novels together for over 20 years, we speak to them about their latest graphic novel The Red Shoes and Other Tales, as well as finding out more about their work with young people.

Book Week Scotland 2015 Programme

Scotland’s fourth national celebration of books and reading will take place from Monday 23 - Sunday 29 November with a diverse programme of events, projects and activities.

Alexander Hutchison's poetry adventures in the Americas

The Buckie born poet gives us an insight into his career as a writer and his recent poetry based adventures in the Americas.