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Looking for fun things to do with the family? You’ll be spoilt for choice in Glasgow, with lots of family-friendly attractions and activities. From Dinosaurs to Dali to Tallships and city tours, you won’t find a better city to entertain the whole family.

Writing for Children or Young Adults (Middle Grade and YA) with Linda Strachan

Mitchell Library

Are you writing for children or perhaps unsure about how to get started? Writing novels for thi …

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Research For Writers with Ronnie Scott, MPhil PhD, University of Strathclyde

Mitchell Library

Research is an essential skill for all writers, whether you are composing history or biography, …

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The Word On The Street (Guided Walk) with Ronnie Scott, BA, MPhil PhD, University of Strathclyde

Mitchell Library

From Walter Scott to Denise Mina, and from Daniel Defoe to Thomas De Quincey, writers of all st …

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Discovering family history at Kelvin Hall

Kelvin Hall International Sports Arena

" Discovering family history at Kelvin Hall " A workshop to show you how to use th …

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Creating Suspense and Narrative Tension in Fiction with Pamela Ross, University of Glasgow

Mitchell Library

Readers recognise suspense but how is this effect created in fiction? Narrative tension keeps a …

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Creative Writing: What You Need To Know About Point Of View with David Pettigrew, BA MPhil, University of Strathclyde

Mitchell Library

An understanding of ‘point of view’ is a key writing skill, but it is often misunderstood. …

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404 INK PRESENTS: WRITE ON THE EDGE FEATURING DENISE MINA, CHRIS MCQUEER, AND MANY MORE, IN ASSOCIATION WITH CREATIVE WRITING AT THE UNIVERSITY OF STRATHCLYDE

Mitchell Library

If you’re a budding writer or a spoken word performer-in-waiting, we’ve got a packed day ju …

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Good Beginnings: How To Grab The Reader's Attention From The First Line with Cathy McSporran, University of Glasgow

Mitchell Library

The opening words of a novel or short story should catch the reader’s attention right from th …

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Epic Journeys: Ross Sayers and Caroline Logan

Mitchell Library

Join these two best-selling Young Adult writers for a fascinating discussion about their novels …

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Creative Writing: What You Need To Know About Dialogue with David Pettigrew, BA MPhil, University of Strathclyde

Mitchell Library

Whether you're working on fiction or non-fiction, dialogue is an essential tool in bringing you …

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Wisniewski’s Windows

Gallery of Modern Art

Adrian Wisniewski used the colours of the elements that the galleries were originally called af …

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CINE[STHESIA]: Glasgow through the ages

Kelvin Hall International Sports Arena

" CINE[STHESIA] — Glasgow through the ages " Films of 20th-century Glasgow offer …

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