Taisteal is Turas: Pilgrimage and Journey

Beyond the equinox, the cusp of winter, the frontier of inquiry

              Faclan: The Hebridean Book Festival at An Lanntair  30th October – 2nd November 2013 

THIS BOY: ALAN JOHNSON

Alan Johnson’s childhood was not only difficult but unusual, particularly for a man destined to become Home Secretary. Less in respect of the poverty, shared with so many living in the slums of post-war Britain, but in its transition from two-parent family to single mother and then to no parents at all… Learn More»

THE BOOK OF KELLS

Described in the Annals of Ulster in 1007 as ‘the most precious object in the western world’, the cultural and historical value of the Book of Kells has only increased in the millennium since. Learn More»

THE UNDISCOVERED COUNTRY

We know what happens to the body when we die, but what happens to the soul? The answer may remain a great unknown, but the question has shaped centuries of tradition, folklore and religious belief. Learn More»
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