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2015 International Travel Bursary winner Marianne Dryburgh has reached Kingston Jamaica.

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Saltire Society and EiFF celebrate milestone anniversaries with new £3,000 Most Promising Filmmaker Award

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As part of Imagining Scotland and the Society's 80th Ruth Wishart's piece on the Society and the honours system

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As part of Imagining Scotland and the Society's 80th celebrations read Richard Holloway's Wha's Like Us?

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For an aspiring Scottish artist to spend a fully funded three month residency in New York.

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Scotland’s First Online Literary Festival. 24-26 June 2016.

The Saltire Society 80th Celebration

Join us as we celebrate 80 years of inspiration, celebration and provocation.

In 1936 a group of people came together in small flat in Glasgow.  They feared that Scotland’s cultural gas was at a peep, that the achievements of the past were unrecognised, great traditions were being lost and contemporary arts lacked vitality. They did something about it. They formed a the Saltire Society who, for 80 years has promoted, presented, published, agitated and debated and in doing so helped create the conditions for today’s thriving and confident creative Scotland.

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Help support a sustainable, independent voice that speaks for Scottish culture now and into the future. Membership is open to all, with categories for individuals, students and affiliates.