20-29 February 2020
Fairfull Cafe - Feb. 24, 2020, 1 p.m.
Free, drop in
Paisley has a rich poetic history, from Robert Tannahill to Tom Leonard. If you’d like to write creatively - either poetry or prose - drop in to browse books, poems, Paisley maps and photographs in the Pop-up Poetry Shop. Be creative. Whatever you write is right!
Paisley Arts Centre - Theatre GA - Feb. 24, 2020, 5:30 p.m.
Literature often embodies rebellion as a cultural response to events that are happening in society. Renfrewshire’s only independent publisher, Jenny’s Well Press, presents five Scottish writers – Jim Ferguson, Fiona Lindsay, Tracy Patrick, Dave Manderson and Carl MacDougall – whose fictional characters go against the grain.
Paisley Central Library - Feb. 24, 2020, 7:30 p.m.
Free but ticketed
Two Scottish crime writers discuss the secrets behind their novels, revealing forensic research and confessing the quirks and strange stories surrounding their profession. Caro Ramsay, creator of the acclaimed Anderson & Costello series joins author of Thunder Bay Douglas Skelton, whose latest book The Blood Is Still is out next month.