Shuggie Bain – Douglas Stuart

Shuggie Bain – Douglas Stuart

We’re fair trickit tae congratulate Douglas Stuart on his novel “Shuggie Bain” winnin the Booker Prize 2020. Inspired bi his ain bairnhood, it’s aboot growin up in Glesga as a wee lad in the 1980s in Cooncil hoosin in the time o Thatcher, wi a...
Doric Film Festival 2021 – call for entries

Doric Film Festival 2021 – call for entries

The Doric Film Festival is back an is looking for submissions for the virtual festival tae be held in Spring 2021. The format his changed a bitty ess time roun. Nine films o 5 mins lang on the theme ‘Jist Faar I Bide’ will be commissioned for the festival...
Dawn Leslie – Introduction to North East Scots

Dawn Leslie – Introduction to North East Scots

An introductory course is being set up at Aberdeen University to introduce students to North East Scots or Doric. The course will explore North East Culture – both written and oral…and help students develop their oral and written skills. It has been set up by PHd...