After 10 years of publication, 'Northings' (the monthly arts e-magazine for the Highlands & Islands) closed down in 2013 and is archived here. High Life Highland is pleased to enable this extensive body of work to remain accessible to the public. Please note, though, that material will not be updated or added.


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Feature by Sue Wilson

Blas 2011: The Boy and the Bunnet

1 Sep 2011 in Features, Festival, Highland, Music, Showcase, Writing

Aonghas MacNeacail has adapted James Robertson's story into Gaelic

SUE WILSON investigates what connects this year’s Blas festival, Peter and the Wolf and the Curriculum For Excellence?

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Young Writers at Eden Court

30 Aug 2011 in Highland, News, Writing

Aged 15-25? Interested in developing your stage and screen-writing skills with experienced professionals? Then apply now for Young Writers, Inverness. Closing date for applications is 23rd Sept 2011.

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Ecstatics at Wordplay Book Festival – by Laura Drever & Lesley Harrison

29 Aug 2011 in Artforms, News, Shetland, Writing

Beautifully uplifting—a perfect union of line and land, word and flight ~ Kathleen Jamie A striking new collection of 21 poems and 15 drawings of birds and their patterns of life and movement in the landscape of Orkney. Come and meet both artists and the publisher and enjoy the chance to hear some excellent poetry […]

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Blas Festival Turns Over A New Leaf

26 Aug 2011 in Festival, Gaelic, Highland, News, Writing

For the first time since it started seven years ago, Gaelic literature and publishing is to have a key role at Blas 2011.

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Review by Ian Stephen

Myths: Where Meat Meets Magic

19 Aug 2011 in Festival, Reviews, Writing

Gwyneth Lewis

Edinburgh Book Festival, Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, 18 August 2011.

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Feature by Ian Stephen

Farewell and Ahoy: Log of a Voyage, Part 5

17 Aug 2011 in Argyll & the Islands, Features, Writing

From the reading at Crear (courtesy Literature Across Frontiers)

IAN STEPHEN concludes his voyage in Crear and Edinburgh.

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Review by Rowan Macfie

Inverness Book Festival 2011

16 Aug 2011 in Festival, Highland, Reviews, Showcase, Writing

Christopher Brookmyre (photo Little, Brown, © Tricia Malley, Ross Gillespie)

Eden Court Theatre, Inverness, 10-13 August 2011.

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The Illustrators

15 Aug 2011 in Artforms, News, Shetland, Visual Arts & Crafts, Writing

An exhibition of contemporary children’s book illustration curated by Julia Donaldson

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Feature by Ian Stephen

Farewell and Ahoy: Log of a Voyage, Part 4

15 Aug 2011 in Argyll & the Islands, Features, Showcase, Writing

Busy translating in Crear (photo Robyn Marsack)

IAN STEPHEN makes landfall with a group of translators in Crear.

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National Voluntary Arts Survey – win £300 for your group!

11 Aug 2011 in Aberdeen City & Shire, Argyll & the Islands, Dance & Drama, Festival, Film, Gaelic, Heritage, Highland, Moray, Music, News, Orkney, Outer Hebrides, Shetland, Visual Arts & Crafts, Writing

Fill in the National Voluntary Arts Survey and you’ll be helping Voluntary Arts to help you, by giving them the information decision-makers need to hear.

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