A FESTIVAL in Stornoway yesterday (Wednesday May 24) showcased publisher Acair’s output over 40 years.
The event in An Lanntair included free literary events, starting with the opening presentation from Tiree writer Donald Meek.
Then, at 2.30pm, there was a creative writing workshop with writer Iain F MacLeod before a discussion on Scottish publishing with the CEO of Publishing Scotland, Marion Sinclair.
Writer Finlay MacLeod and illustrator Andrew McMorrine discussed making of children’s books. Finlay and Andrew worked together on the first children’s book from Acair, Rònan agus
Brianuilt, in 1977.