News, Brian Donaldson
Sorted by popularity / date
Hot 100 2012: 100-9011 Dec 2012
JK Rowling, Tilda Swinton and Andrew Fairlie among Scotland's hottest cultural contributors in 2012
The Hot 100 is our list of Scotland’s 100 hottest individuals and groups who’ve made a splash this year, from comic book writers to comedians, artists to actors. If they've contributed to Scotland's cultural landscape in 2012, you'll find them here.
Spring book festivals round-up24 Apr 2012
Colonsay, Boswell and Booked! all offer individual takes on literary festivities
Often it can be a tricky task choosing which Book Festival on the calendar to attend, especially when there’s a diary clash. Whether by accident or design, it’s possible to pop into all three of the major literary extravaganzas over the coming month.
City of Literature enLIGHTen project28 Feb 2012
Quotes from Scotland's finest Enlightenment minds to illuminate the capital
Back in 2010, a City of Literature initiative used Edinburgh as the backdrop to the Carry a Poem campaign. On Valentine’s Day that year, arm-in-arm lovers and single folks mooching around the centre of town on their tod were stopped in their tracks by a…
Hitlist - Books19 Feb 2009
● Jason Donald Born in Dundee and raised in South Africa, Donald came back to Scotland to study creative writing at Glasgow. See the spectacular results at the launch of his debut novel, Choke Chain, a gripping tale of growing up in the threatening…