14 Jul

Exhibition: Scottish PEN at 90 – Liberty, Language, and Literature

10:00 — 17:00
Birnam Arts & Conference Centre, Station Road, Birnam, Dunkeld, PH8 0DS

Created to celebrate Scottish PEN’s 90th anniversary in 2017, this engaging travelling exhibition showcases nine decades of Scottish literature, activism and community – promoting freedom of expression and international understanding in the context of Scotland’s literary history.  Continuing through 2018, the exhibition offers space for reflection, discussion and action around issues that concern us all.

Associated events:

Sat 14th July

12.30pm-2.30pm, Main Hall

An informal, drop-in session to find out more about Scottish PEN and the exhibition.
Also to contribute to the Collaborative Poem workshop (all ages).

(Exhibition times as usual, 10am-5pm.)

Sat 14th July

3.30pm, Main Hall

Afternoon Readings, featuring local writers and Members of Scottish PEN:

Carl MacDougall / Jamie Jauncey / Fiona Valpy / David Manderson

Free, all welcome