Ciaran O'Driscoll and Alan Bissett
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The launch of Ciaran O'Driscoll's new novel, A Year's Midnight, and as a bonus Alan Bisset performs an extract of his new play, The Red Hourglass. Part of Edinburgh Book Fringe.
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Reviews & features
Top five literary events outside the Edinburgh Intl Book Fest2 Aug 2012
James Kelman, Ross Sutherland, Alan Bissett and more venture beyond Charlotte Square
There’s plenty of events for lit lovers in Edinburgh this month, with festival staple Edinburgh Book Fringe back for another year, plus the more indie stylings of Inky Fingers Minifest. The Book Fringe will have talks and readings by comedian Russell…
Alan Bissett tackles arachnophobia in new play The Red Hourglass28 Jul 2012
The author and playwright's latest work uses spiders to dissect the nature of fear
‘I’ve always been arachnophobic, it’s something that goes quite deep into my childhood,’ says Glenfiddich Scottish Writer of the Year Alan Bissett. ‘’I’ve always been fascinated by spiders as well.’ This fear and fascination has led the author and…