Literature

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Sunday 29 December 2019

Alasdair Gray

We are deeply saddened to learn of Alasdair Gray's passing.  

Scotland has lost a true master of creativity.

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Friday 29 November 2019

Scotland's National Book Award Winners 2019 Announced

ALASDAIR GRAY WINS THE INAUGURAL

SALTIRE SOCIETY SCOTTISH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

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Saturday 5 October 2019

2019 Outstanding Women of Scotland 2019 Announced

Campaigners tackling period poverty, equality and the continuation of Scottish Folklore and folksong are among the 2019 Outstanding Women of Scotland Inductees.

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Thursday 26 September 2019

The Saltire Society Honour Scotland’s Greatest Contributors at Prestigious Fletcher of Saltoun Awards

On Saturday 21 September, Saltire Society members invited the public to celebrate the contributions of four of Scotland’s most influential citizens, working for the benefit of Scotland at large.

The Awards were this year hosted in Aberdeen’s historic Maritime Museum and were awarded to Aileen Christianson, writer and academic, Di Gilpin, knitwear designer and innovator, Jan Clarkson, Dental healthcare researcher, and Steve Parkes, Director of Dundee University’s Space Technology Centre.

 

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Friday 30 November 2018

Saltire Literary Awards Announced!

We are delighted to announce the recipients of the 2018 Saltire Literary Awards.

Presented on the 30 November at Dynamic Earth.

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Monday 22 October 2018

2018 Saltire Literary Awards shortlist unveiled at special event in Edinburgh

We are thrilled to annouce the Saltire Literary Award Shortlists for 2018.

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Saturday 20 October 2018

2018 Outstanding Women of Scotland Announced

The 2018 Outstanding Womend of Scotland Inductees have been announced at a ceremony in Glasgow Women's Library.

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Saturday 22 September 2018

The 2018 Fletcher of Saltoun Awards announced

 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.

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Monday 19 March 2018

Inspiring Scotland Bursary sees Writer go to Brazil

Writer Helen McClory attended the Kaaysa Residency, a month long Residency in Brazil.

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Thursday 30 November 2017

saltire Literary Awards Announced!

The Saltire Society Literary Awards were announced on St Andrew's Day

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Thursday 24 November 2016

Saltire Literary Awards 2016 Winners Announced.

Scotlands most prestigious literary awards were announced at a ceremony in Edinburgh on the 24th of November

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Thursday 24 November 2016

Saltire Publisher Awards Announced

At a ceremony on the 24th November the 2016 Publisher Awards were announced.

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