James Kelman

Monday 3 March 2014

One of Scotland's most ­prestigious cultural awards has expanded its prizes to include poetry and ­literary fiction.

Thursday 20 February 2014

The evening writing classes that inspired a generation of Scottish poets are to be revived by one of the country's top universities.

Wednesday 22 January 2014

IT was the Orcadian poet Edwin Muir who said Robert Burns and Walter Scott were "sham bards of a sham nation".

Sunday 6 October 2013

the English-speaking world geared up for the finale of Breaking Bad, an interesting little announcement filtered out of the realms of British showbusiness: