The Saltire Society is pleased to announce that a special Award will be presented to a First Book Award winning writer. There is a host of fantastically inspiring writers from its 30 year history and we want to recognise one writer's contribution to literature, and celebrate their growth as a writer and their inspiration to others.
And you get the final say!
the 30th annual Fletcher of Saltoun awards were announced on 22 September. Organised by the Saltire Society, this honorary award is presented annually to inspiring Scots in recognition of their outstanding contribution to Scotland’s culture and society.
The Saltire Society is delighted to announce its new President.
Writer Helen McClory attended the Kaaysa Residency, a month long Residency in Brazil.
The Saltire Society Literary Awards were announced on St Andrew's Day
Scotlands most prestigious literary awards were announced at a ceremony in Edinburgh on the 24th of November
At a ceremony on the 24th November the 2016 Publisher Awards were announced.
Astronomer Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell, percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie, playwright&visual artist John Byrne & Gaelic activist John Angus Mackay honoured with Fletcher Awards
Ten Scottish women from the fields of the arts, culture, politics, activism, law and science have been honoured and inducted into the esteemed Saltire Society ‘Outstanding Women of Scotland’ community at a special event in Glasgow today.
An adventurous occasion to profile Scottish talent, creativity & achievement across the full range of the Scotland’s imaginative powers.