Come and meet three of Scotland’s most prominent writers, who will be reflecting on the writing of the clearances over the last 200 years. An opportunity to meet three prominent Scottish writers, George Gunn, Myles Campbell and Bess Ross, readings and question/answer session, hear the winning poems of Timespan’s poetry competition ‘A Sense of Place’. From 3-3.30pm there will be a tea break.
From Picts to Pixels: Poetry of The Clearances
Saturday 17th May 2012
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Saturday 19 May 2-3pm
Timespan Workshop – a spacious state of the art workshop area that can comfortable accommodate 70 people
Timespan Museum and Arts Centre
Dunrobin Street, Helmsdale, Sutherland KW8 6JX
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