MT100: READING BY GERDA STEVENSON

19:30 FRI 09 NOV

STROMNESS LIBRARY

Free of charge but donations to the GMB Fellowship are welcome.

Gerda Stevenson, a writer as well as an actor and director, will read from Quines, her recently published collection of poems celebrating Scottish women and their achievement. Among these are poems inspired by Margaret Tait and Gunnie Moberg.

The event will begin with the announcement of the prizewinners in this year’s George Mackay Brown Fellowship Writing Competition in which entrants had to write either a short story or screenplay in response to their choice of quotation from the poems of Margaret Tait. Prizes will be presented by Gerda Stevenson and Sarah Neely.