Edinburgh 2018

‘Modern Scottish Literary Manuscripts’
National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
Thursday 19 April 2018

Welcome by Dr John Scally, Librarian & Chief Executive, National Library of Scotland.
Meeting scene set by Dr Bernard Meehan, Chair of AMARC.
Dr John Scally: “The Duval and Hamilton bequest to the National Library of Scotland.”
James Kelman in dialogue with Dr Bernard Meehan, Trinity College, Dublin.
Guided tour of the Muriel Spark exhibition by Dr Colin McIlroy.
Dr Colin McIlroy, National Library of Scotland: “Open to the Public: Cataloguing the Muriel Spark Archive.”
Dr Helen Stoddart & Professor Gerard Carruthers, University of Glasgow: “Cosmopolitan Issues in the Archives of Muriel Spark.”
Dr Linden Bicket, New College, University of Edinburgh: “Rough Jottings and Early Shapings: George Mackay Brown in the Archives”