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Alan Taylor will be talking about his memoir <i>Appointment in Arezzo: A Friendship with Muriel Spark</i> – 7pm,  Soutar Theatre – 25.01.18
25 January 2018
Author Taylor will be talking about his memoir Appointment in Arezzo: A Friendship with Muriel Spark  at the Soutar Theatre. This book is an intimate, fond and funny memoir of one of the greatest novelists of the last century. This colourful, personal, anecdotal, indiscrete and...
Alan Taylor will be talking about his memoir <I> Appointment in Arezzo: A Friendship with Muriel Spark </I> - 6pm, National Library of Scotland, 30.01.18
30 January 2018
Author Taylor will be talking about his memoir Appointment in Arezzo: A Friendship with Muriel Spark.   This book is an intimate, fond and funny memoir of one of the greatest novelists of the last century. This colourful, personal, anecdotal, indiscrete and admiring memoir...
Muriel Spark: Crème de la Crème - 7pm, Usher Hall, 31.01.2018
31 January 2018
Join a host of headline authors, actors and special guests, who read, perform and share their passion for a 20th century legend. The author of 22 novels, including the iconic The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Muriel Spark was also a poet, playwright, essayist and literary critic whose work has...
Alan Taylor will be talking about his memoir <I> Appointment in Arezzo: A Friendship with Muriel Spark </I> - 6pm, Central Library, 01.02.18
01 February 2018
Author Taylor will be talking about his memoir Appointment in Arezzo: A Friendship with Muriel Spark.   This book is an intimate, fond and funny memoir of one of the greatest novelists of the last century. This colourful, personal, anecdotal, indiscrete and admiring memoir...
Charlie Maclean at Further From Festival, Words to Whisky - The Four Marys Pub, Linlithgow - 02.02.18 - 7pm
02 February 2018
Charles MacLean is regarded as an international authority on Scotch Whisky, described by The Times as Scotland’s leading whisky expert. He has been writing about whisky since 1983 and his best-selling books include MacLean’s Whisky Miscellany, Spirit of Place, Whiskypedia,...
Alan Taylor on <I> Appointment in Arezzo: a Friendship with Muriel Spark </I> at Further From Festival - 03.02.18 - 1.30pm
03 February 2018
2018 is the centenary of Muriel Spark’s birth and a whole year of celebrations are planned.  Spark’s work continues to resonate with readers and her complex personal life only adds to her legend. Alan Taylor, a close personal friend of Muriel Spark, will be talking about his...
Kevin MacNeil on Robert Lewis Stevenson, Borges and Casares at Further From Festival - 03.02.18 - 12pm
03 February 2018
In 2017, Kevin MacNeil edited an anthology of Robert Louis Stevenson stories. The selection of essays and short stories included was originally chosen by two giants of the Argentinian literature scene in the 1960s, Jorge Luis Borges and Adolfo Casares, but never published. In this event,...