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Scottish Government Defamation Consultation Opens

On Monday 14th January, the Scottish Government announced its public consultation on reforming defamation law. This is a vital step to ensuring our laws are fit for the modern age.

January 16, 2019

Scottish PEN in 2018: A Year In Review

Here is a snapshot of Scottish PEN’s 2018, outlining our work protecting free expression in Scotland and across the globe.

December 19, 2018

From Perth to Pune

Scottish PEN travelled to Pune in September for the 84th PEN International Congress. This is a report of the event written by Scottish PEN trustee, Jane Archer.

November 30, 2018

Featured Member's Writing

Margaret Bennett
“We Are the Engineers!” They Taught Us Skills For Life

The great industries that made modern Scotland are rooted in traditional skills, ingenuity and natural inventiveness that helped shape the world of engineering and technology. This book by folklorist Margaret Bennett is based on an oral history project recording the working practices, conditions and experiences of retired engineers.

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