Past speakers at Weegie Wednesday include: James Robertson, Maggie Swinburne, My Weekly Features editor; Rally and Broad; David Ross, non-fiction writer; Alan Grant, comic book writer; David Greig, playwright; Chris Brookmyre, crime writer; Michael Malone, crime writer; Sara Sheridan, fiction writer; Shari Low, journalist and fiction writer; Barry Gornell, fiction writer; Kirsty Logan, fiction writer and poet; Jean Rafferty, fiction writer; Eleanor Yule, film maker; Caron MacPherson, bookshop manager; Sophie Cooke, fiction writer; Rosemary Goring, literary critic and non-fiction writer; James Aldridge, bookseller and events organiser; David Simons, fiction writer; Marion Sinclair, Chief Executive of Publishing Scotland; Gordon Brown, fiction writer and marketing specialist; Duncan Furness, bookseller; Richard Warden, film producer; Alex Gray, crime writer and poet; Iain Banks, fiction writer and Ian Rankin, crime fiction writer, Linda Strachan, The Society of Authors, Sue Reid Sexton, Sinclair and Kim Macleod of Indie Authors World.
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SPEAKERS : SOCIETY OF AUTHORS but please note:
We will hold the AGM in the back room of the Terrace Bar from 6.30pm sharp, and the normal networking event from 7.30pm as usual. PLEASE HELP SUPPORT US AT THIS EVENT. WE NEED AT LEAST 20 TO ATTEND TO BE QUORATE! THANKS.
Then our speakers will be at 7.45pm:
Double bill! Authors Linda Strachan and Caroline Deacon, Chair and Vice-Chair of the Society of Authors in Scotland, will talk about what the society can do for you. SOA is THE union for authors and has been campaigning for our rights for over 130 years. Come along and find out more.
PLEASE NOTE THE EARLIER TIME!
Many of our WW members are already members of the SoA so it will be a chance to network also with SoA.
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