Anneliese Mackintosh

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The Hot 100 2014: Top Scottish Books of 2014

11 Dec 2014

Our nation’s literary pedigree remains in rude health

2014 has been a bumper year for Scottish books across the board. Kicking it off in autobiography, actor Alan Cumming’s Not My Father’s Son (Canongate) is moving, funny and a candid story of the abuse he suffered at the hands of his father. Writer and…

Kate Tempest kicks off 'Season 3' at Rally & Broad

23 Oct 2014

Youngest ever winner of Ted Hughes Award for innovation in poetry set for Edinburgh performance

Kate Tempest, the youngest person ever to win the Ted Hughes Award for innovation in poetry, makes an exclusive appearance at Rally & Broad this month to launch her new collection. Performance poets Jenny Lindsay and Rachel McCrum launched Rally and…

Opinion: Green Carnation Prize 2014

10 Oct 2014

Our LGBT editor discusses this year's longlist including Kirsty Logan and Kerry Hudson

The 2014 Green Carnation Prize features a bumper crop of titles. This award for LGBT writers has previously resulted in writers such as Catherine Hall and Andrew Solomon scooping the top prize, and this year the longlist is full of Scottish talent.

First Book Award: top speakers at the 2014 Edinburgh International Book Festival

1 Aug 2014

Unmissable events featuring prize-nominated debut authors at Charlotte Square Gardens

As ever, this year’s First Book Award features an exciting but slightly overwhelming plethora of authors, genres and styles. Two of this year’s most acclaimed nominees deal with health across the ages: The Shock of the Fall by Nathan Filer (9 Aug…

Anneliese Mackintosh - Any Other Mouth

16 May 20145 stars

An unnerving debut that sits at the intersection between short story collection, novel and memoir

Jagged pieces of a woman’s life gradually coalesce into a narrative in an unnerving debut that sits at the intersection between short story collection, novel and memoir. With the tantalising promise that 68% of the story she tells us is true, Mackintosh…

The List: 25 Years - A night at the Arches, Glasgow featuring Errors, King Creosote and Come on Gang!

5 Oct 2010

Event celebrates 25th anniversary of The List Magazine

After 25 years of writing about other people's events, we've decided to put on our own... and it's been worth the wait. We're taking over The Arches for one Friday night only, showcasing the best of Scottish culture, including many of favourite bands…